TRUMP NOMINATES DEPUTY CHIEF OF STAFF TO LEAD HOME­LAND SE­CU­RITY

Hindustan Times (Delhi) - - FRONT PAGE -

WASH­ING­TON : Pres­i­dent Don­ald Trump will nom­i­nate his deputy chief of staff, Kirst­jen Nielsen, as his next sec­re­tary of Home­land Se­cu­rity, the White House an­nounced on Wed­nes­day. Nielsen for­merly served as John Kelly’s chief of staff when he held the po­si­tion of Trump’s first DHS sec­re­tary. She moved with Kelly to the White House when Trump tapped him to serve as his own chief of staff, and was quickly named prin­ci­pal deputy. Nielsen, an ex­pert in home­land and na­tional se­cu­rity pol­icy, pre­vi­ously served as a spe­cial as­sis­tant to for­mer Pres­i­dent Ge­orge W Bush and worked for the Trans­porta­tion Se­cu­rity Ad­min­is­tra­tion.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from India

© PressReader. All rights reserved.