JRL NEWSWATCH: “White House’s Top Russia Adviser Fiona Hill to Leave Position; National Security Council’s non-proliferation director to succeed her” – Wall Street Journal/ Vivian Salama

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“… top [Trump] Russia adviser [Fiona Hill] is leaving … in August … [to] be succeeded by … current … National Security Council … nonproliferation [head] Tim Morrison …. Hill, a … staunch [Putin] critic has held the position since March 2017 …. Hill had just assumed [the role] … when … Trump invited Russia[n] foreign minister … Lavrov[] and … [Russian Ambassador] Sergey Kislyak[] into the Oval Office … reported[ly] … shar[ing] classified information [with them that Trump] had received from Israel ….”

Hill previously worked at the Brookings Institution and the National Intelligence Council.

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