Stephen Bannon is leaving his role as White House chief strategist, ending a controversial tenure as a top aide to President Donald Trump, the White House announced. The departure of Bannon, the chief executive of Trump's presidential campaign and an architect of his election victory, removes a champion of conservative populism from the administration The former chairman of Breitbart News, Bannon served as a link to the so-called "alt-right" movement attuned to the attitudes and opinions of the president's base. Bannon's departure was agreed on ...
Donald Trump removes White House chief strategist Stephen Bannon
Bannon's departure was agreed on mutually with White House Chief of Staff John Kelly
Justin Sink | Bloomberg Last Updated at August 19, 2017 01:58 IST