The state of U.S. governance, 2018: A federal judge, Robert Mueller and a decorated general

The state of U.S. governance, 2018: A federal judge, Robert Mueller and a decorated general

by WorldTribune Staff, December 19, 2018 “We’re not seeing our finest hour of governance,” a columnist noted after the Dec. 17 sentencing spectacle in the Michael Flynn saga. Judge Emmet Sullivan delayed the sentencing of President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser and berated Flynn as treasonous in the process, before later doing a 180 […]

McCabe said to rush Flynn’s FBI interview without attorney; Judge orders review

McCabe said to rush Flynn’s FBI interview without attorney; Judge orders review

by WorldTribune Staff, December 13, 2018 Then-FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe pressed Michael Flynn to meet with FBI agents without an attorney present as it would be the “quickest” way to complete the meeting, Flynn’s lawyers revealed in a Dec. 11 court filing. Flynn agreed and said he did not need to involve White House […]

Opinion: The real criminals were those involved in bringing down Michael Flynn

Opinion: The real criminals were those involved in bringing down Michael Flynn

by WorldTribune Staff, December 11, 2018 Special counsel Robert Mueller is authorized to investigate any crime he finds in the course of the so-called “collusion” investigation. Yet, Mueller and his team have completely ignored crimes committed by the Obama officials who sunk the career of former national security adviser Michael Flynn, a former deputy assistant attorney […]

Sources: Top FBI officials plotted move against Trump even before Comey’s firing

Sources: Top FBI officials plotted move against Trump even before Comey’s firing

by WorldTribune Staff, December 9, 2018 Top-level FBI officials, most loyal to the outgoing Obama Administration, coordinated the launch of an obstruction investigation against President Donald Trump before FBI Director James Comey’s firing, sources acknowledged to CNN. “Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and top FBI officials viewed Trump as a leader who needed to be […]

Mueller applauds Flynn as ‘exemplary’ after ruining his life

Mueller applauds Flynn as ‘exemplary’ after ruining his life

by WorldTribune Staff, December 5, 2018 For nearly two years, special counsel Robert Mueller held hostage the life of former national security adviser Michael Flynn, sapping his finances and reportedly threatening to level new charges against him, or even members of his family. A 13-page, heavily-redacted memo released by Mueller’s team on Dec. 4 said […]

DOJ keeps lid on Yates emails; Grassley hits attempt to ‘sabotage incoming administration’

DOJ keeps lid on Yates emails; Grassley hits attempt to ‘sabotage incoming administration’

by WorldTribune Staff, September 4, 2018 Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley said the Department of Justice continues to stonewall the committee’s call for the release of documents from Sally Yates relating to her her role in the case of former national security adviser Michael Flynn and her refusal to uphold President Donald Trump’s travel […]

Russian academic sheds light on how Halper operated in the UK

Russian academic sheds light on how Halper operated in the UK

by WorldTribune Staff, May 24, 2018 A Russian intelligence researcher at the University of Cambridge said FBI informant Stefan Halper made false allegations about her interactions with former national security adviser Michael Flynn which touched off widespread speculation about their relationship. Svetlana Lokhova told The Daily Caller News Foundation that Halper was behind allegations made about […]

Michael Flynn breaks his silence with endorsement of GOP candidate

Michael Flynn breaks his silence with endorsement of GOP candidate

by WorldTribune Staff, March 19, 2018 In his first public appearance since striking a plea deal with special counsel Robert Mueller, former national security adviser Michael Flynn on March 16 endorsed a long-shot Republican candidate running against 14-term California Democratic Rep. Maxine Waters. At a campaign event in La Quinta, California, Flynn endorsed GOP candidate […]

Report: FBI agent was close friends with D.C. judge who later recused himself from Flynn case

Report: FBI agent was close friends with D.C. judge who later recused himself from Flynn case

by WorldTribune Staff, March 18, 2018 An FBI agent who was removed from the team of special counsel Robert Mueller over anti-Trump texts he exchanged with his FBI lawyer mistress was close friends with a judge who recused himself from the case against former national security adviser Michael Flynn, newly released documents show. Text messages […]

Plea deal with gold trader has potentially explosive links to Flynn, Turkey’s Erdogan

Plea deal with gold trader has potentially explosive links to Flynn, Turkey’s Erdogan

Special to WorldTribune.com By Geostrategy-Direct The case against a Turkish-Iranian gold trader who allegedly engineered a massive bribery scheme to evade U.S. sanctions on Iran could also implicate Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and former U.S. national security adviser Michael Flynn. Reza Zarrab has pleaded guilty in a New York federal court. Prosecutors described Zarrab, […]