He’s running for cover.
According to CNS News, President Donald Trump slammed John Bolton for spreading “lies & fake stories.”
“Well, first of all, nobody — nobody has been tougher on Russia or China than I have, nobody even close,” Trump said.
He added, “And then, in terms of Bolton, he broke the law. He was a washed-up guy. I gave him a chance. He couldn’t get Senate-confirmed, so I gave him a non- Senate-confirmed position, where I could just put him there, see how we worked.”
He continued, “And I wasn’t very enamored. He went into the Middle East. He was one of the big guns for, let’s go into Iraq. And that didn’t work out too well. And I was against that a long time ago, before I was ever even thinking about doing what I’m doing now.” You can read the full article here.