After Israel fight, McMaster dines with Israeli leaders as Bannon falls

Steve Bannon has been a forceful but contentious presence in a divided White House

After Israel fight, McMaster dines with Israeli leaders as Bannon falls

Green quipped: "Bannon sounded like he'd just consumed 40 Red Bulls".

With the backing of the billionaire Mercer family, Bannon has a "killing machine" in Breitbart News, which is ready to go "thermonuclear" against those he believes are ruing the Trump administration and, by extension America, Swan reported. "We are grateful for his service and wish him the best", it said. Hours after he left the White House, 63-year-old Bannon returned to Breitbart News as its executive chairman and also chaired the company's evening editorial meeting on Friday.

Speculation has mounted in recent days that Bannon, the former executive chairman of Breitbart News, might be on the way out.

A source close to Trump said it was ultimately the president's decision to dismiss Bannon.

On Wednesday, Bannon, in an interview with American Prospect, had suggested that Trump's candidacy was going according to plan. I've got my hands back on my weapons.

As chief strategist, he is believed to have pushed for Trump's travel ban on refugees and citizens from several Muslim-majority countries and to have urged him to withdraw the USA from the Paris climate accord, reports Efe news.

Bannon who helped Donald Trump win the 2016 presidential election says he is getting ready to wage his populist campaign from the outside. "I think they're going to try to moderate him". He clashed with many of Trump's other top aides including the president's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, and National Security Adviser, H.R. McMaster, and rumors of his waning influence and imminent departure had been circulating Washington for months.

Its the latest in a series of upheavals in the White House, which has seen former chief of staff Reince Priebus replaced with retired General John Kelly.

The restaurant previously offered a special cocktail called "the Mooch" following Scaramucci's departure and shortly after chose to offer discounted drinks "anytime Trump fires a White House official", according to their Twitter profile.

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