Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman’s Friday ouster was just the beginning.
National security adviser Robert O’Brien is set to overhaul the NSC staff as early as next week, according to a CNN report Saturday.
Two sources familiar with the matter told CNN that O’Brien was expected to oust around a dozen officials as part of an effort to streamline the NSC.
Although O’Brien has already been downsizing the NSC by attrition and transferring staffers detailed from other departments to return to their home agencies earlier than planned, a source told CNN that the final phase will include more direct firings and cuts.
Last Tuesday, O’Brien …read more