He is a great American ... and a great leader. U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly being sworn in prior to testifying during a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee hearing on Capitol Hill. "It's bothering our folks and this is not NY", said Hayes, in a reference to the home state of Scaramucci and Trump, as well as Trump's daughter Ivanka and son-in-law Jared Kushner - both of whom are White House advisers.
The overnight incident is said to have been caused by a dispute between the embassy staff and Jordanian workers who were delivering furniture. Israel's Reshet Bet radio on Monday morning reported that a senior Israeli official is on his way to Amman to resolve the crisis.
In 42 years of active service as a U.S. Marine, Kelly worked his way up from enlisted grunt to four-star general, serving in both Iraq wars and a number of other deployments. "The president has the right to hit the reset button and I support him", Preibus told CNN. Trump's chief of staff is known to have a fraught relationship with the new communications director and was reportedly among those West Wing staffers who opposed the hire.
The US Nimitz-class aircraft carrier and another warship fired warning shots at Iranian vessels in the middle of the Persian Gulf on Friday, according to Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), as cited by local media. McConnaughey called the move "safe and professional". A United States official, speaking on the condition of anonymity, said the Iranian boat was armed but its weapons were unmanned.
When Trump took office, he named Kelly as Homeland Security secretary. White House chief of staff Reince Priebus this week became President Donald Trump's latest senior-level official to leave the administration in the last six months.
Security forces are trying to establish if there are still attackers in the deputy president's "expansive" home near the town of Eldoret, some 312 kilometres northwest of the capital Nairobi, a senior police officer said. "The injured officer is undergoing treatment and is in a stable condition". Mr Ruto was not at home at the time. The incident comes some 10 days before Kenya's presidential, legislative and regional county representative elections on August 8.