US President fires chief strategist Steve Bannon

Bannon's exit follows a review of his position by White House Chief of Staff John Kelly.

"He's gone," a source close to the White House aide confirmed to the BBC.

Bannon's exit follows a review of his position by White House Chief of Staff John Kelly.

He is a right-wing nationalist and believed to have shaped Trump's election campaign.

But according to US media, Bannon's influence in the West Wing with rival advisers and the Trump family diminished.

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