United States President, Donald Trump announced on Twitter that he has “terminated” top U.S. cybersecurity official Christopher Krebs.
Trump said in his tweet that Krebs gave a “highly inaccurate” statement about the security of the 2020 presidential election.
See tweet below
The recent statement by Chris Krebs on the security of the 2020 Election was highly inaccurate, in that there were massive improprieties and fraud – including dead people voting, Poll Watchers not allowed into polling locations, “glitches” in the voting machines which changed…
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) November 18, 2020
Christopher C. Krebs was the first and former Director of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency in the United States Department of Homeland Security, serving from November 2018 until President Donald Trump called for his termination on November 17, 2020.