18 September 2019,   16:12
White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders leaves the job

Sarah Sanders, the White House spokeswoman leaves the job. Donald Trump made a statement.

"She"s a warrior," said Trump, who announced her departure on Twitter. "We"ve been through a lot together, and she"s tough, but she"s good."

Trump did not immediately name a replacement.

Sarah Sanders will leave her job at the end of the month to return to her home state of Arkansas.