WASHINGTON: There have been reports of resignations from the White House following the uproar in the US House of Representatives, including the first lady’s press secretary.
In this regard, the report of the foreign news agency said that the national security adviser Matthew Pottinger has resigned and also the removal of President Trump through the 25th amendment is being demanded.
On the other hand, White House Deputy Press Secretary Sarah Matthews has resigned following the riots on Capitol Hill.
In addition, First Lady Melania Trump’s chief of staff and former Trump press secretary Stephanie Gresham and White House Social Secretary Anna Christina have also resigned.
According to the news all these people have resigned from their posts in protest after the violent and tragic incidents that took place in Capitol Hill.
Sarah Matthews said it was an honor to serve in the Trump administration, but she was “deeply troubled” by the Capitol Hill riots.
On the other hand, following the alarming situation in Washington, consultations are underway to hand over the responsibilities of the presidency to Mike Pence for 14 days, including the defense and foreign ministers.
Pro-Trump protesters stormed Capitol Hill, killing four people, including a woman, in clashes with security forces.