President Donald Trump’s national security adviser, Gen. H.R. McMaster, explained the “context” of Trump’s Oval Office conversations with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, discussions in which he reportedly revealed highly classified information, according to the Washington Post.
McMaster gave the “context of the conversation” between Trump and Lavrov during a White House press briefing on Tuesday. McMaster insisted the talks were “wholly appropriate” because both Russia and the U.S. have a “common interest” in defeating the Islamic State terrorist group .
“When did he make the decision to share the information [with Lavrov]?” one reporter asked McMaster.
McMaster responded by saying the president …read more
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