President Trump is expected to push out Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, a National Security Council aide who testified during House Democrats’ impeachment hearings, as early as Friday, sources told The Washington Post.
The Post’s sources said that Vindman will be assigned to a position within the Defense Department. According to the paper, Vindman had already informed officials at the NSC that he intended to leave his post by the end of the month, but it appears that Trump will move him before that timeline.
Trump has reportedly mocked Vindman in private, according to The Post, and has discussed removing other national security officials that testified in the impeachment hearings, sources told the newspaper.
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