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Trump to sack Homeland Security Secretary Nielsen: Report


Devdiscourse News Desk washington Last Updated at 13-11-2018 22:37:35 IST United States
Trump to sack Homeland Security Secretary Nielsen: Report
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U.S. President Donald Trump has decided to replace Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, but has not settled on the timing, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday, citing unidentified White House and administration officials.

Nielsen is a close ally of White House Chief of Staff John Kelly and her firing might prompt Kelly to quit, the Journal reported. Trump is aware of that possibility and said he probably would replace Kelly with Nick Ayers, who is currently chief of staff to Vice President Mike Pence, it reported.

(With inputs from agencies.)


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