Outgoing US National Security Adviser John Bolton
Umer Jamshaid 5 days ago Wed 11th September 2019 | 01:18 PM
US President Donald Trump said in a statement on Tuesday that he had requested resignation of National Security Adviser John Bolton due to existing disagreements
MOSCOW (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 11th September, 2019) US President Donald Trump said in a statement on Tuesday that he had requested resignation of National Security Adviser John Bolton due to existing disagreements.
Bolton served as general counsel and assistant administrator for the US Agency for International Development from 1981 to 1983.
He made a partner at Covington and Burling in 1983, and worked there for another three years.
From 1985-1989, he worked as an assistant attorney general at the US Department of Justice and then served for four years as an assistant secretary for international organization affairs at the Department of State.
Bolton started working at a law firm Lerner, Reed, Bolton & McManus in 1993 and stayed there until 1999.
He served as undersecretary of state for arms control and international security in the administration of President George W. Bush from 2001 to 2005, and then, for a year, as US ambassador to the United Nations.
After the resignation, he went back to being a conservative expert and political commentator.
Bolton has been a senior fellow at the American Enterprise Institute since 2007.
Bolton is the author of several books. He is married and has a daughter.