David Shulkin

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 US navy rear admiral Ronny Jackson, Donald Trump’s nominee to be secretary of veteran affairs: will not return to job as his personal physician. Photograph: Michael Reynolds/EPA

To lose one doctor may be regarded as a misfortune, but to lose both... This week Donald Trump’s personnel problems took a surreal turn. Amid the myr(...)

White House physician Rear Admiral Ronny Jackson: faced a series of accusations about his workplace conduct, including that he recklessly prescribed drugs and exhibited drunken behaviour. Photograph: Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images

White House doctor Ronny Jackson withdrew from the race to become secretary of veterans’ affairs on Thursday amid a swirl of allegations about his pr(...)

US attorney general Jeff Sessions said the allegations did not warrant the appointment of a special counsel. Photograph: AFP / Getty Images

US president Donald Trump retreated to his Florida estate for the Easter weekend amid speculation about the future of attorney general Jeff Sessions, (...)

Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov. Photograph: Sergei Chirikov/EPA

The United States has dismissed Russia’s move to expel 60 American diplomats and close the US consulate in Saint Petersburg as “regrettable and unwar(...)

Donald Trump listens as then secretary of Veterans Affairs David Shulkin speaks during an event at the White House in Washington last year. Photograph: Joshua Roberts/Reuters

US president Donald Trump fired Veterans Affairs (VA) secretary David Shulkin and nominated White House doctor Ronny Jackson to replace him in the wak(...)