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Asia and Australia Edition: North Korea, Yemen, Michael Flynn: Your Tuesday Briefing

Good morning. Here’s what you need to know: •TheU.S. and South Korea started large-scale air force drills with plans to use some of the Pentagon’s most powerful warplanes to carry out simulated strikes on North Korean nuclear and missile testing ...

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Kremlin Denies Flynn Influenced Decision on Sanctions

MOSCOW — The Kremlin said on Monday that it was “absurd” to suggest that President Vladimir V. Putin was influenced in any way by a request from the Trump transition last December to refrain from retaliating against sanctions imposed by ...

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Trump says he feels ‘very badly’ for Flynn because lies to FBI have ‘ruined his life’

President Trump compared Hillary Clinton to Michael Flynn on Dec. 4. “She lied many times. Nothing happened to her,” he said. “Flynn lied and it’s like they ruined his life. It’s very unfair.” (The Washington Post) President Trump said Monday ...

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Asia and Australia Edition: Michael Flynn, North Korea, Rohingya: Your Monday Briefing

Advertisement Good morning. Here’s what you need to know: • The White House is whipsawing between scandal and success. President Trump made an extraordinary attack on the F.B.I., lashing out after the special counsel’s investigation into Russian election meddling secured ...

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Trump, Defending Himself After Flynn Guilty Plea, Says F.B.I. Is in ‘Tatters’

WASHINGTON — President Trump lashed out at the F.B.I. on Sunday, defending himself after the guilty plea by his former national security adviser, Michael T. Flynn, by charging that the bureau’s reputation was “in tatters — worst in history” and ...

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ABC's Brian Ross suspended for erroneous report on Flynn plea deal

US news network ABC has suspended its chief investigative reporter after he made a “serious error” about Donald Trump’s former top aide, Michael Flynn. Brian Ross reported Mr Trump was a candidate when he directed Michael Flynn to make contact ...

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In pre-dawn Twitter message, Trump issues a fresh denial about intervening in Flynn investigation

President Trump talks to reporters Saturday about his fired national security adviser before leaving the White House for New York. (Shawn Thew/EPA) President Trump issued a fresh denial Sunday that he asked former FBI director James B. Comey to halt ...

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Trump Says He Fired Michael Flynn ‘Because He Lied’ to F.B.I.

Advertisement President Trump said on Saturday that he had fired Michael T. Flynn, his first national security adviser, because he lied not just to the vice president but also to the F.B.I. The president has long asserted that he fired ...

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Exclusive: Mideast nuclear plan backers bragged of support of top Trump aide Flynn

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Backers of a U.S.-Russian plan to build nuclear reactors across the Middle East bragged after the U.S. election they had backing from Donald Trump’s national security adviser Michael Flynn for a project that required lifting sanctions on ...

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Flynn to Plead Guilty to Lying to the F.B.I.

Advertisement WASHINGTON — President Trump’s former national security adviser, Michael T. Flynn, is expected to plead guilty on Friday to lying to the F.B.I. about two conversations with the Russian ambassador last December during the presidential transition. The charges were ...

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