PressTV-‘Trump chose Bolton as his presidency is sinking’

As US President Donald Trump’s administration falls into chaos and Trump grapples with sexual and political scandals, the selection of “superhawks” Mike Pompeo as Secretary of State and John Bolton as national security adviser marks Trump’s last stand to save his presidentcy, an American political analyst says.

“The impending trade war with China coupled with Trump’s lose of control of Congress, the never-ending Russiagate imbroglio and the sex scandals swirling about him all point to a presidency that is quickly imploding,” said Dennis Etler, a former professor of Anthropology at Cabrillo College in Aptos, California.

Trump has resorted to recruiting “true believers” to stand by his side at these times of crises, Etler told Press TV Friday. “Trump has now assembled a team of sycophants who will do his bidding and appease his most ignorant predilections.”

“Although Trump has lambasted the war in Iraq as a colossal…

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