Trump’s Mike Flynn denials could haunt him - The Washington Post

Washington Post| Fri Dec 01 19:00:03 EST 2017
President Trump did not comment on former national security adviser Michael Flynn's indictment on Dec. 1. The president hasn't always been so quiet in regard to Flynn. Here's a look back at Trump's comments on him. (The Washington Post) At a White House news conference on Feb. 16, NBC's Kristen Welker posed the following question to President Trump: “Did you direct Mike Flynn to discuss the sanctions with the Russian ambassador?” Welker was referring to a pre-inauguration conversation between Flynn, who would become Trump's national security adviser, and Sergey Kislyak, Russia's ambassador to the United States. The Washington Post had reported a week before the news conference that, con..

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