The American leader Donald Trump intends to dismiss the head of the Secret service of the United States Randolph Alles, reports CNN, citing informed sources.
According to the channel, currently Alles continues to perform the duties of the head of the Department.
It is noted that the US Secret service provides protection to the first persons of the state, including members of their families.
United States Secret Service director Randolph "Tex" Alles is being removed from his position, multiple administration officials tell CNN. The Secret Service director reports to the Secretary of Homeland Security, who resigned Sunday. https://t.co/gMDam6mfne pic.twitter.com/NnbGaRppCU
— CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) 8 апреля 2019 г.
Earlier, the Secretary of homeland security of the United States Kirstjen Nielsen said she agreed to resign in order to ensure a “smooth transition”.
Kevin McAleenan will be appointed acting head of the Department.