EXCLUSIVE: McMaster Retains Obama Holdovers Who Led Initiatives At Odds With Trump

Investigative Group | Richard Pollock and Ethan Barton
National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster listens during a daily briefing at the James Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House July 31, 2017 in Washington, DC. The U.S. government has imposed sanctions on President of Venezuela Nicolas Maduro after the passing of a legislation that will further consolidate his power. Alex Wong/Getty Images.

‘The problem is…’

Axios Is Getting Hammered For Publishing Rumor That McMaster Is A Lush

The Mirror | Betsy Rothstein

We may all need a drink after this one.

McMaster Can't Say If He Can Work Alongside Bannon

Politics | Alex Pfeiffer
National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster listens during a daily briefing at the James Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House July 31, 2017 in Washington, DC. The U.S. government has imposed sanctions on President of Venezuela Nicolas Maduro after the passing of a legislation that will further consolidate his power. Alex Wong/Getty Images.

Comes amid rising tension

Report On McMaster Fired Staffer Right

Opinion | Christopher C. Hull
Newly named National Security Adviser Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster listens as U.S. President Donald Trump makes the announcement at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Florida U.S. February 20, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

If Trump wants to drain the swamp, he should start with McMaster.

EXCLUSIVE: 'Poisonous Atmosphere' At National Security Council After Trump Transcript Leaks

Investigative Group | Richard Pollock
President Trump and NSC Adviser H. R. McMaster board Air Force One on June 16, 2017. Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty)

Trump’s chief foreign affairs adviser at center of growing internal maelstrom of charges

National Insecurity: Should McMaster Go As NSC Advisor?

Opinion | Joe Alton
National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster listens during a daily briefing at the James Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House July 31, 2017 in Washington, DC. The U.S. government has imposed sanctions on President of Venezuela Nicolas Maduro after the passing of a legislation that will further consolidate his power. Alex Wong/Getty Images.

He must take responsibility for the leaks that are sinking the ship.

Scarborough Calls Trump's Foreign Policy Team 'Pretty Damn Strong'

Politics | Nick Givas

‘We need the best and the brightest’

EXCLUSIVE: Former NSC Officials Decry McMaster's Subversion Of Trump's Foreign Policy

Politics | Jonah Bennett and Saagar Enjeti
National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster listens during a daily briefing at the James Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House July 31, 2017 in Washington, DC. The U.S. government has imposed sanctions on President of Venezuela Nicolas Maduro after the passing of a legislation that will further consolidate his power. Alex Wong/Getty Images.

‘It is incredible to watch it happening right in front of your face’

H.R. McMaster Allows Central Figure In Unmasking Scandal To Keep Top Secret Security Clearance

US | Chuck Ross
U.S. President Donald Trump announces his new National Security Adviser Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster (L) at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Florida U.S. February 20, 2017. (Photo: REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque - RTSZJB5)
Trump's national security adviser clears Susan Rice

H.R. McMaster Fires Trump Loyalist From National Security Council

Politics | Chuck Ross
U.S. President Donald Trump announces his new National Security Adviser Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster (L) at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Florida U.S. February 20, 2017. (Photo: REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque - RTSZJB5)

Ezra Cohen-Watnick was brought onto NSC by Michael Flynn

NSC Staffer Fired After Warning About Globalists, Islamist Subverting Trump's Agenda

Politics | Jonah Bennett
Newly named National Security Adviser Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster listens as U.S. President Donald Trump makes the announcement at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Florida U.S. February 20, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘Globalists and Islamists recognize that for their visions to succeed, America…must be destroyed’

McMaster Purges National Security Council Staffer With Close Ties To Bannon

Politics | Jonah Bennett
Newly named National Security Adviser Army Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster listens as U.S. President Donald Trump makes the announcement at his Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Florida U.S. February 20, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘General McMaster greatly appreciates Derek Harvey’s service’

Tillerson, Mattis 'Teamed Up' To Shoot Down McMaster's Afghanistan Plan

National Security | Russ Read
REFILE ADDING BYLINE White House national security advisor H.R. McMaster speaks to reporters in the White House briefing room in Washington, U.S., May 16, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

The secretaries did not think Trump would go for it

Trump Sends Back McMaster Plan To Surge Troops In Afghanistan

World | Saagar Enjeti
U.S. President Donald Trump participates in the commissioning ceremony of the aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford at Naval Station Norfolk in Norfolk, Virginia, U.S. July 22, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst - RTX3CIPR

‘This is not a war that’s going to be won’

McMaster Points To Obama's 'Premature Disengagement' For Current Afghan Mess

World | Saagar Enjeti
Former U.S. President Barack Obama attends a discussion at the German Protestant Kirchentag in front of the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany, May 25, 2017. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch - RTX37JKW

‘Precipitous withdrawal’

This Might Be The Clearest Articulation Yet Of Trump's Worldview

World | Saagar Enjeti
President Donald Trump waves as he and First Lady Melania Trump arrive, Saturday, May 20, 2017, to King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. (Official White House Photo by Shealah Craighead)

‘The world is not a a global community’

Trump National Security Adviser 'Not Concerned' With Latest Reports About Kushner

US | Chuck Ross
'We're not going to comment on Jared'

McMaster Is Clearly Not A Fan Of White House Leakers

Politics | Amber Athey
You can hear the disdain in his voice