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Trump says Flynn was treated unfairly, a day after Spicer said he was fired because of a lack of trust

February 16, 2017
Ashley Parker | The Washington Post
President Trump criticized the intelligence community and the media Wednesday for the news reports that ultimately led to Michael Flynn’s resignation.
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Questions about Trump’s Russia connections could hinder closer relations

February 16, 2017
Michael Crowley | POLITICO
Political pressure on President Trump to take a hard line could even escalate tensions.
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Flynn Resigns as Top National Security Adviser

February 14, 2017
Alexis Simendinger | Real Clear Politics
President Trump publicly distanced himself from Michael Flynn, his controversial national security adviser, on Monday, and hours later accepted his resignation.
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Harward emerges as front-runner to replace Flynn following talks

February 14, 2017
Robert Costa | The Washington Post
Robert Harward, a former deputy commander of the U.S. Central Command, became the front-runner late Monday to replace Michael Flynn as national security adviser.
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Trump Gives Trudeau Assurance on Canada Trade Relationship

February 14, 2017
Jennifer Jacobs, Shannon Pettypiece | Bloomberg Politics
President Donald Trump assured Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Monday that Canada isn’t the main target of his plans to reset U.S. trade relationships.
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Israel’s Benjamin Netanyahu Prepares for High-Stakes Talks With Trump

February 14, 2017
Rory Jones, Carol Lee | The Wall Street Journal
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu begins meetings in Washington Tuesday ahead of a critical summit with President Donald Trump.
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Trump Faces Test Over North Korea Missile

February 13, 2017
Peter Nicholas, Carol Lee, Jonathan Cheng | The Wall Street Journal
President Donald Trump is facing calls for a show of strength toward North Korea after Pyongyang’s weekend launch of a ballistic missile.
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Turmoil at the National Security Council, From the Top Down

February 13, 2017
David Sanger, Eric Schmitt, Peter Baker | The New York Times
These are chaotic and anxious days inside the National Security Council.
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Israeli PM visit comes as Donald Trump wavers on policies

February 13, 2017
Kimberly Atkins | Boston Herald
Benjamin Netanyahu’s first trip to the White House since the election comes as the president has backed away from several campaign promises regarding U.S.-Israeli policy.
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