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# michael-flynn - Wednesday 25 November, 2020

Trump says he has pardoned former aide Flynn who lied to FBI over Russia
# Michael Flynn
# Michael Flynn

Trump says he has pardoned former aide Flynn who lied to FBI over Russia

Nov 25th 2020, 9:35 PM 33,815 Views 95 Comments

Flynn pleaded guilty in 2017 to lying to the FBI over his Russian contacts.

# michael-flynn - Thursday 7 May, 2020

US Justice Department drops case against ex-Trump aide Michael Flynn
# Michael Flynn
# Michael Flynn

US Justice Department drops case against ex-Trump aide Michael Flynn

May 7th 2020, 9:20 PM 17,375 Views 60 Comments

The Department said the FBI’s original probe of him had no “legitimate investigative basis”.

# michael-flynn - Wednesday 5 December, 2018

Former US security advisor Michael Flynn may not go to jail after giving 'substantial' evidence to Russia probe
# Russia Probe
# Russia Probe

Former US security advisor Michael Flynn may not go to jail after giving 'substantial' evidence to Russia probe

Dec 5th 2018, 7:15 AM 10,618 Views 21 Comments

Flynn admitted to lying about his contacts with Russians last year, following Trump’s November 2016 election.

# michael-flynn - Sunday 3 December, 2017

'Just more fake news covering another Comey lie': Trump in war of words over ex-FBI chief he fired
# Angry Tweets
# Angry Tweets

'Just more fake news covering another Comey lie': Trump in war of words over ex-FBI chief he fired

Dec 3rd 2017, 1:59 PM 15,900 Views 58 Comments

The US President is under pressure to clarify what he knew, and when he knew it, about Michael Flynn’s Russian links.

ABC suspends journalist after inaccurate report on Trump's ex-advisor's Russian contacts
# Bombshell Report
# Bombshell Report

ABC suspends journalist after inaccurate report on Trump's ex-advisor's Russian contacts

Dec 3rd 2017, 11:23 AM 14,666 Views 40 Comments

ABC issued a clarification saying that the orders from Trump came after the election result, and not during the campaign.

# michael-flynn - Saturday 2 December, 2017

'There was nothing to hide!': Trump says ex-advisor's actions during transition were 'lawful'
# Playing It Cool
# Playing It Cool

'There was nothing to hide!': Trump says ex-advisor's actions during transition were 'lawful'

Dec 2nd 2017, 5:55 PM 19,330 Views 126 Comments

Trump again reiterated that there was “no collusion” with Russia ahead of the US presidential election last year.

# michael-flynn - Friday 1 December, 2017

Ex-Trump adviser pleads guilty to lying to FBI about contacts with Russian diplomat
# Michael Flynn
# Michael Flynn

Ex-Trump adviser pleads guilty to lying to FBI about contacts with Russian diplomat

Dec 1st 2017, 7:50 PM 23,655 Views 118 Comments

Michael Flynn has admitted that a senior member of the transition team told him to make contact with Russian officials.

# michael-flynn - Friday 24 November, 2017

Trump's former adviser Michael Flynn now co-operating with the Russia investigation
# Cutting A Deal
# Cutting A Deal

Trump's former adviser Michael Flynn now co-operating with the Russia investigation

Nov 24th 2017, 7:33 AM 14,946 Views 29 Comments

Flynn is no longer sharing information with the Trump administration.

# michael-flynn - Friday 10 November, 2017

Trump's former security advisor 'held talks to deport a Turkish man in exchange for $15 million'
# Michael Flynn
# Michael Flynn

Trump's former security advisor 'held talks to deport a Turkish man in exchange for $15 million'

Nov 10th 2017, 10:51 PM 16,580 Views 32 Comments

Michael Flynn was allegedly offered the money to engineer the deportation of a rival to Turkish President Erdogan.

# michael-flynn - Monday 5 June, 2017

Putin tells Megyn Kelly he only had 'brief acquaintance' with former US national security adviser
# Interview
# Interview

Putin tells Megyn Kelly he only had 'brief acquaintance' with former US national security adviser

Jun 5th 2017, 6:15 AM 12,624 Views 18 Comments

The contacts Flynn and other Trump aides had with Russian officials and bankers are drawing intense scrutiny.

# michael-flynn - Monday 22 May, 2017

Trump's former security advisor to stay silent on his links to Russia
# Plead The Fifth
# Plead The Fifth

Trump's former security advisor to stay silent on his links to Russia

May 22nd 2017, 6:11 PM 13,073 Views 56 Comments

Michael Flynn was fired within weeks.

# michael-flynn - Tuesday 16 May, 2017

'I hope you can let this go' - Leaked memo claims Trump asked Comey to drop FBI probe
# Let It Go
# Let It Go

'I hope you can let this go' - Leaked memo claims Trump asked Comey to drop FBI probe

May 16th 2017, 11:04 PM 26,224 Views 83 Comments

The investigation in question was the bureau’s probe of Michael Flynn’s Russian dealings.

# michael-flynn - Monday 8 May, 2017

White House was warned Trump's security adviser 'could be blackmailed by the Russians'
# Good Company
# Good Company

White House was warned Trump's security adviser 'could be blackmailed by the Russians'

May 8th 2017, 10:50 PM 17,069 Views 23 Comments

“We believed that General Flynn was compromised with respect to the Russians,” former Attorney General Yates said.

# michael-flynn - Friday 31 March, 2017

Trump's former adviser will testify in Russia probe 'if he gets immunity'
# White House
# White House

Trump's former adviser will testify in Russia probe 'if he gets immunity'

Mar 31st 2017, 7:30 AM 14,718 Views 81 Comments

“General Flynn certainly has a story to tell, and he very much wants to tell it, should the circumstances permit.”

# michael-flynn - Friday 10 March, 2017

Trump team knew Michael Flynn might register as foreign agent
# Security Adviser
# Security Adviser

Trump team knew Michael Flynn might register as foreign agent

Mar 10th 2017, 10:00 PM 21,594 Views 35 Comments

However, the White House said Trump himself wasn’t aware.

# michael-flynn - Friday 17 February, 2017

Trump's choice for national security advisor turns down job
# Not For Me
# Not For Me

Trump's choice for national security advisor turns down job

Feb 17th 2017, 9:11 AM 21,076 Views 55 Comments

“I currently could not make that commitment.”

# michael-flynn - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

'Just the beginning': Trump facing headache after security advisor quits over Russian links
# Just Following Orders
# Just Following Orders

'Just the beginning': Trump facing headache after security advisor quits over Russian links

Feb 14th 2017, 10:25 PM 19,155 Views 62 Comments

Trump had asked General Michael Flynn for his resignation, after news emerged of his calls to the Russian ambassador.

Trump's national security adviser quits after claims he misled White House over talks with Russians
# Gone
# Gone

Trump's national security adviser quits after claims he misled White House over talks with Russians

Feb 14th 2017, 6:49 AM 21,001 Views 60 Comments

Flynn – who once headed US military intelligence – insisted he was honoured to have served the American people in such a “distinguished” manner.

# michael-flynn - Wednesday 1 February, 2017

The United States has just put Iran 'on notice'
# Stoking Tensions
# Stoking Tensions

The United States has just put Iran 'on notice'

Feb 1st 2017, 9:17 PM 53,831 Views 143 Comments

National Security Advisor Michael Flynn did not specify what that meant.

# michael-flynn - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

Son of Trump advisor fired over tweets about Hillary Clinton and paedophilia
# Comet Ping Pong
# Comet Ping Pong

Son of Trump advisor fired over tweets about Hillary Clinton and paedophilia

Dec 7th 2016, 7:48 AM 23,351 Views 92 Comments

Michael G Flynn made controversial statements about a weekend attack at a restaurant in Washington.

# michael-flynn - Friday 18 November, 2016

Donald Trump's new security advisor was recorded comparing Islam to 'a malignant cancer'
# Islamophobia
# Islamophobia

Donald Trump's new security advisor was recorded comparing Islam to 'a malignant cancer'

Nov 18th 2016, 7:41 PM 14,293 Views 97 Comments

Michael Flynn worked for the Obama administration in 2012 but was let go.