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The president said on Twitter that he knew Flynn lied to the FBI.
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U.S. security watchdog Devin Nunes said the information was legally obtained, but improperly spread.
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After several years of appearing on RT, the propaganda arm of the Kremlin, hobnobbing with Russian oligarchs, and cultivating connections with Russian flatterers after his career in US intelligence went south, it has become clear what was motivating Flynn: A combination of personal redemption with a belief that the West is in a culture war with the Islamic world.
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