Trump ‘is aiding and abetting Putin’s efforts’: HR McMaster

Trump ‘is aiding and abetting Putin’s efforts’: HR McMaster

U.S. National Security Advisor LTG H.R. McMaster provided a keynote address and discussion with CNAS CEO Michèle Flournoy during the CNAS 2017 Annual Conference, in partnership with The Washington Post. (Photo by Erin Scott / Erin Scott Photography)

During an appearance on MSNBC this Thursday, former National Security advisor to President Trump, H.R. McMaster, was asked if President Trump is posing a greater threat to the 2020 election than Vladimir Putin.

McMaster said that he agrees Trump is "aiding an abetting Putin's efforts" by not directly "calling out Putin for what he's doing."

The retired lieutenant general also addressed what many say is President Trump's refusal to directly condemn white supremacist groups, saying he "missed a huge opportunity" and that it should be "super easy to condemn white supremacists."

Watch the full segment below:

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