Trump personal aide John McEntee forced out of White House:
The president long-time personal aide John McEntee was fired by the White House, according to US media.
Mr McEntee, who functioned as an aide since early in the campaign, was allegedly escorted by security and wasn’t permitted to collect his possessions.
President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign announced on Tuesday Mr McEntee would join as a “senior adviser for campaign operations”.
The announcement came on the exact same day Mr Trump fired his secretary of state.
Mr McEntee was fired amid a US Department of Homeland Security investigation against him for financial crimes, CBS News reports.
US media reported that his abrupt exit came about due to difficulties in obtaining a full security clearance.