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Deputy National Security Adviser Lambasted by Melania Trump Is Forced Out of White House Job

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The National Security aide that drew an extraordinary rebuke from First Lady Melania Trump yesterday resigned Wednesday from her post as deputy national security adviser.
Mira Ricardel, an ally of recently installed national security adviser John Bolton, had a reputation for bruising bureaucratic gamesmanship that alienated many in the White House, including the First Lady, whom she had never even met. On Tuesday, Melanie Trump's communications director issued a statement assailing the national security aide seemingly out of the blue. “It is the position of the Office of the First Lady...
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A Trump aide is officially out after rebukes from Melania Trump's office

A Trump aide is officially out after rebukes from Melania Trump's office

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Deputy national-security adviser Mira Ricardel has been removed from her position, the White House press office announced on Wednesday.
The move comes a day after the First Lady Melania Trump issued an extraordinary statement calling for her removal.
According to press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders, "Ricardel will transition to a new role within the administration."
The White House confirmed Wednesday that while Mira Ricardel will remain in the administration, the writing did appear on the wall after First Lady Melania Trump, announced Ricardel did not deserve the honor of working for...
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Michelle Obama Says She And Barack Are 'Finding Each Other Again' In Post-White House Romance

Michelle Obama Says She And Barack Are 'Finding Each Other Again' In Post-White House Romance

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The former first lady opened up about her marriage.
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Mira Ricardel, Aide Who Crossed the First Lady, Is Removed From Her White House Role

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The White House said that Ms. Ricardel was indeed leaving her post as a deputy national security adviser, but that she would still work in the administration - just not under the first lady's roof.
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National Security Aide Fired 1 Day After Melania Trump Called For Her Dismissal

National Security Aide Fired 1 Day After Melania Trump Called For Her Dismissal

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Mira Ricardel reportedly tangled with the first lady over seating on a plane and the proper use of National Security Council resources.
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A White House aide picked a fight with Melania Trump. The first lady won

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The first lady's decision to publicly push for the ouster of a senior member of her husband's staff shows a new willingness to weigh in on White House operations.
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Trump aide targeted by first lady is leaving the White House

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Deputy National Security Adviser Mira Ricardel's days were numbered after she clashed repeatedly with Melania Trump and her staff.
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National security adviser Mira Ricardel has been reassigned a day after Melania Trump suggested she be fired

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Deputy national security adviser Mira Ricardel will be moved to a new position in the Trump administration, 24 hours after Melania Trump suggested that she be fired after repeated altercations with the First Lady's staff.
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Trump aide will have new role a day after first lady calls for her firing

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Deputy national security adviser Mira Ricardel is leaving the White House, one day after first lady Melania Trump's office issued an extraordinary statement calling for her dismissal. No replacement was named. Aides said Ricardel clashed with the first lady's staff over her visit to Africa last...
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National security official Mira Ricardel, whose firing was sought by first lady's office, will step down, White House says

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In a statement Wednesday evening, the White House said the deputy national security adviser is leaving her post and will “transition to a new role within the Administration.” The news comes one day after the office of first lady Melania Trump called for Ricardel's firing. “The President is grateful for Ms. Ricardel's continued service to...
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