TRUMP TWEETS: Makes two major announcements: New appointment, and Iran

SEPTEMBER 18, 2019

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President Trump made two breaking news announcements on Twitter Wednesday morning.

After firing former National Security Advisor John Bolton last week, the president announced who he has chosen to fill that roll.  He tweeted:

I am pleased to announce that I will name Robert C. O’Brien, currently serving as the very successful Special Presidential Envoy for Hostage Affairs at the State Department, as our new National Security Advisor. I have worked long & hard with Robert. He will do a great job!

President Trump also announced Wednesday morning that he has slapped additional sanctions against Iran. He tweeted:

I have just instructed the Secretary of the Treasury to substantially increase Sanctions on the country of Iran!

Twitter is currently ablaze over O’Brien:

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