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Trump not verbally briefed on Russia bounty matter: WH

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Trump not verbally briefed on Russia bounty matter: WH

Trump not verbally briefed on Russia bounty matter: WH

[NFA] White House national security adviser Robert O'Brien on Wednesday said that President Donald Trump was not verbally briefed on a reported Russian effort to pay the Taliban to kill U.S. soldiers in Afghanistan because the intelligence was not corroborated at the time.

Colette Luke has more.


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