Trump says Bolton "wasn't getting along with people in the administration" pic.twitter.com/6x2LfMIy03— TPM Livewire (@TPMLiveWire) September 11, 2019
John is somebody that I actually get along with very well. He made some very big mistakes,” Trump said, repeatedly referencing Bolton’s invocation of a “Libya model” for North Korean denuclearization in April 2018.
“It set us back, and frankly, he wanted to do things not necessarily tougher than me,” Trump said. “You know, John’s known as a tough guy. He’s so tough, he got us into Iraq. That’s tough.”