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Here's what led to the resignation of the UK ambassador to the U.S.

Reuters Logo By By Jeremy Schultz, Reuters of Reuters | Slide 1 of 7: Britain's ambassador to Washington resigned on Wednesday after President Trump labeled him "stupid" and "wacky" following the release of confidential memos in which envoy Kim Darroch branded Trump's administration inept. Pictured, Darroch (C) during a January 2017 news conference at the White House. Here is a timeline of events leading up to the ambassador's resignation: REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Britain's ambassador to Washington resigned on Wednesday after President Trump labeled him "stupid" and "wacky" following the release of confidential memos in which envoy Kim Darroch branded Trump's administration inept. Pictured, Darroch (C) during a January 2017 news conference at the White House. Here is a timeline of events leading up to the ambassador's resignation: REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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