EventsEventsPodcasts
Loader
Find Us
ADVERTISEMENT

British ambassador to U.S. resigns after leaked memos showed he criticized Trump

British ambassador to U.S. resigns after leaked memos showed he criticized Trump
Copyright 
By Alexander Smith with NBC News World News
Published on
Share this articleComments
Share this articleClose Button

Kim Darroch said in a statement that the fallout from the leaked communications was "making it impossible for me to carry out my role as I would like."

ADVERTISEMENT

LONDON — The British ambassador to the United States resigned Wednesday following leaked memosthat showed he had called President Donald Trump "insecure" and "incompetent."

Kim Darroch said in a statement that the fallout from the leaked communications — which sparked a series of broadsides from Trump — was "making it impossible for me to carry out my role as I would like."

This is a breaking news story. Please check back for details.

Share this articleComments

You might also like

UN assembly approves resolution granting Palestine new rights

Biden inks €89 billion war aid package to support Ukraine, Israel and Taiwan

Haley pulls out of presidential race, leaving Trump only major Republican candidate