Trump's UK ambassador fired a top diplomat for praising Obama during a speech about US-Britain relations
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UK ambassador Woody Johnson fired a senior diplomat for praising ex-president Barack Obama in a talk delivered to students, reported GQ magazine.

Diplomat Lewis Lukens in a talk to students had praised Obama's handling of the sensitive topic of LGBT rights in talks with Senegal's president in 2013. 

The report comes amid mounting concern over the politicization of the State Department under Trump.

Several diplomats and State Department officials testified about pursuing the president's partisan...

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