“…to protest a string of controversial comments by Beijing’s embassy in Paris on the coronavirus.”
“He strongly implied that something improper had occurred…”
“Get her out tomorrow. I don’t care. Get her out tomorrow. Take her out. Okay? Do it.”
“He’s an honorable man and I hold him in the highest regard.”
Under the bus.
“[I]f I become PM our Ambassador stays.”
“I don’t know the Ambassador, but …”
Persona non grata.
“She has no experience as a diplomat. She has no meaningful experience in the government.”
“The timing could not have been worse.”
“I’d then be accused of nepotism, if you can believe it.”
Stirring things up
Getting a little snippy, aren’t we?
“What Israel is doing is a genocide.”
“…it is highly likely that Russia was responsible for the act against Sergei and Yulia Skirpal.”
“Overwhelmed by Russophobia.”
And it was a pretty empty bag
Still an unusual choice
Dubious but not definitive
Hey… why not?
“I get great intel. I have people brief me on great intel every day.”
“Don’t hold your breath”?
“…it is not unusual for presidential campaign teams to interact with diplomats.”
Need to know?
“The United States stands with the people of Ukraine…”
What in the wide wide world of sports is a-goin’ on here?
“…the free market would do a much better job at preventing discrimination than the government ever could.”