Fox News host Tucker Carlson on Tuesday celebrated the firing of White House national security adviser John Bolton.
Carlson said Tuesday that Bolton’s ouster was great news “for the large number of young people who would have been killed in pointless wars if Bolton had stayed on the job.”
Bolton was fired by US President Donald Trump Tuesday, saying he “disagreed strongly with many of his suggestions.”
Carlson had played a key role in persuading President Trump to fire John Bolton, Politico reported.
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Fox News host Tucker Carlson celebrated the firing of hawkish White House national security adviser John Bolton on his show Tuesday night, having reportedly urged the president to remove him.
Carlson hailed the firing as “great news for America.”
“Especially for the large number of young people who would have been killed in pointless wars if Bolton had stayed on the job,” he said.
“They may not be celebrating tonight, but they should be.”
Carlson has long acted as an informal adviser to President Trump and Politico reported Tuesday, citing administration officials, that he played a key role in persuading Trump to oust Bolton.
The Associated Press also reported that Carlson played a …read more
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