Ex-FBI Official: Trump Gave Putin ‘Green Light’ to Interfere in 2020 Election

Ex-FBI Official: Trump Gave Putin ‘Green Light’ to Interfere in 2020 Election

Reacting to President Trump’s hour-long Friday phone call with Russian President Vladimir Putin in which Trump said he didn’t press Putin on meddling in the 2020 presidential election, former FBI Assistant Director for Counterintelligence Frank Figliuzzi claimed that POTUS had given the Russian leader the “green light” to interfere again.

“With regard to continued relations and cozying up to Putin, Putin has the green light now,” he declared before referencing former Trump attorney Michael Cohen describing Trump as having a mob boss mentality.

Read the rest of the piece at The Daily Beast.

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Contemptor Staff