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President Trump insisted on Thursday that his former national security Advisor, Michael Flynn urged not to lie to the FBI, and it was Special Counsel Robert Mueller, the charge.
The President spoke briefly about Flynn at the White house meeting with the Governor-elect, where he suggested that the FBI never accused Flynn of lying as part of the probe into the alleged collusion between Russia’s government and the trump campaign during the 2016 presidential campaign.
“Well, the FBI said Michael Flynn, a General and a great man, she said, that he did not lie,” Trump said at the meeting.
“And the Miller said: ‘Well, maybe he has made.’ And now they all have a big fight, so I think it’s a great thing that the judge in this situation. It is an honor for a lot of great people.”
“Well, the FBI said Michael Flynn, a General and a great man, she said, he has not lied. And Muller said: “Well, maybe he did.’ And now they all have a big fight, so I think it’s a great thing that the judge in this situation.”
The former national security adviser, is scheduled to be sentenced next week after he makes himself guilty last year to making false statements to the FBI in connection with the Russian probe. He would be condemned to the first White house official as part of the Müller-probe.
But Trump’s comment came in the midst of U.S. district judge Emmet Sullivan’s request on Wednesday for documents relating to quotations included in a sentencing memo from Flynn’s defense team. Müller and his team have produce to 3 p.m. ET on Friday, the confidential FBI documents.
JUDGE FLYNN ORDERS MUELLER TO TURN OVER INTERVIEW DOCS AFTER THE BOMB CLAIM, THE FBI PRESSURE
The request was followed by Flynn’s legal team is bomb accusation that the then-FBI assistant Director Andrew McCabe pushed Flynn to a lawyer during the interrogation, and finally to his confession on a single charge of lying to Federal authorities.
The document claimed the FBI was more aggressive in dealing with the Jan. 24, 2017, Flynn interview, as it is also the case with other similar questions as the interviews with former U.S. Secretary of state Hillary Clinton, or ex-trump-adviser George Papadopoulos.
The legal Department also notes that, in contrast to the other defendants in the Russia investigation, Flynn was not warned in advance that it was a crime to lie to FBI, and the FBI, the officials involved have been in his interview there, the accused of misconduct and banned from the Agency.
FBI agent Peter Strzok, the interviewees Flynn, who was fired after his anti-Trump-text-messages have been revealed between him and another FBI official, Lisa page. McCabe, who has since been fired, after the justice Department decided that he lacked openness and was involved in a media leak.
FLYNN SAYS THE FBI DIDN’T HAVE HIM TO BE A LAWYER IN THE INTERVIEW
Trump’s claim that Flynn will appear to lie to the FBI, as a report from Republicans on the House intelligence committee, said that the former FBI Director, James Comey, Flynn said “no physical signs of deception” and “nothing showed them that he knew he was lying to you,” said the FBI agent.
Comey has since denied, from the description, last week, that, although FBI agents did not want to lie witness”, none of the common points of reference to physical manifestations, changes in tone, changes in Tempo,” lying to the FBI, ” he concluded.”
Fox News, Gregg Re, and the Associated Press contributed to this report.