US President Donald Trump (right) walks past Russia’s President Vladimir Putin as they prepare for a group photo at the start of the G20 summit in Buenos Aires in November 2018. Photo: APUS President Donald Trump (right) walks past Russia’s President Vladimir Putin as they prepare for a group photo at the start of the G20 summit in Buenos Aires in November 2018. Photo: AP
US President Donald Trump (right) walks past Russia’s President Vladimir Putin as they prepare for a group photo at the start of the G20 summit in Buenos Aires in November 2018. Photo: AP

politico | Whistle-blower says top Trump appointees tried to censor reports on Russian influence, push China and Iran angle

  • Whistle-blower report by ex-DHS official Brian Murphy says he was told to halt assessments on Russian influence because they were making ‘president look bad’
  • Some officials have said that administration is trying to draw attention from threat by Moscow, which is trying to aid Trump’s re-election chances

Topic |   US Presidential Election 2020
US President Donald Trump (right) walks past Russia’s President Vladimir Putin as they prepare for a group photo at the start of the G20 summit in Buenos Aires in November 2018. Photo: APUS President Donald Trump (right) walks past Russia’s President Vladimir Putin as they prepare for a group photo at the start of the G20 summit in Buenos Aires in November 2018. Photo: AP
US President Donald Trump (right) walks past Russia’s President Vladimir Putin as they prepare for a group photo at the start of the G20 summit in Buenos Aires in November 2018. Photo: AP
READ FULL ARTICLE
Close
We need your support

Advertising helps us continue to provide quality content. Help support us by disabling your adblocker on our site.

How to whitelist us:
  1. 1
    Click on the AdBlock icon at the top right corner of your browser.
    For iOS, go to Settings/Safari/Content Blockers and turn it off.

    For Android, go to your Ad blocker app/Settings and turn it off.
  2. 2
    Click Enabled on this site until the text reads Disabled on this site.
  3. 2
    Click the cross icon on the top right corner to close this window and refresh the page.
  4. 3
    Click the cross icon on the top right corner to close this window and refresh the page.