Bombshell report says Trump told Russian officials he was 'unconcerned' about Moscow's election interference

Bombshell report says Trump told Russian officials he was 'unconcerned' about Moscow's election interference
Official White House Photo by Shealah Craighead

On Friday evening, The Washington Post is reporting that:


President Trump told two senior Russian officials in a 2017 Oval Office meeting that he was unconcerned about Moscow’s interference in the U.S. election because the United States did the same in other countries, an assertion that prompted alarmed White House officials to limit access to the remarks to an unusually small number of people, according to three former officials with knowledge of the matter.

The comments, which have not been previously reported, were part of a now-infamous meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak, in which Trump revealed highly classified information that exposed a source of intelligence on the Islamic State. He also said during the meeting that firing FBI Director James B. Comey the day before had relieved “great pressure” on him.

The case for impeachment grows stronger by the day.

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