Trump names loyalist as top spy amid warnings of Russian election interference

President Donald Trump has appointed Richard Grenell as acting director of national intelligence. A Trump loyalist, Grenell has been US ambassador to Germany since 2018. The announcement comes after US media reported the president was angered by an intelligence briefing to house lawmakers that warned of Russian interference in the 2020 US elections to help … Read more Trump names loyalist as top spy amid warnings of Russian election interference

Dame Karen Pierce: Johnson appoints new US ambassador amid Trump ‘fury’ over Huawei | ITV News

Boris Johnson has appointed a new British ambassador to the United States amid reports of a furious row with President Donald Trump over Chinese tech giant Huawei. Dame Karen Pierce, currently the UK permanent representative to the United Nations, will become the first woman to hold the post, Downing Street said. She replaces Sir Kim … Read more Dame Karen Pierce: Johnson appoints new US ambassador amid Trump ‘fury’ over Huawei | ITV News

Pompeo says State will investigate possible surveillance of ex-US ambassador Yovanovitch

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo publicly committed to look into the possible surveillance of former US Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch — more than 48 hours after the evidence of potential monitoring emerged and more than 24 hours after Ukraine announced its own investigation into the matter. #CNN #News