All the president’s men and women who have left the service of Donald J Trump

Jim Mattis, US Defence Secretary, has announced his resignation over the president’s premature withdrawal of US troops from Syria.

is incredible – and very damaging to public policy – how many key officials in the Trump administration have resigned or been fired in the space of just two years.

But, of course, it tells us everything about just how utterly dysfunctional is today’s White House under the leadership of the worst president in memory if not history. The consequences are felt not just by Americans but by all of us around the world.

The BBC has helpfully produced a summary of 27 of the departures: who left and when and why. Check it out here.


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