President Donald Trump’s past national protection advisor Michael Flynn told a good business associate that he’d make sure economic sanctions against Russia will be “ripped up” as you of his primary orders of business found in the White House, a good whistleblower told congressional investigators.
Flynn told the business associate that a task they were focusing on to build nuclear reactors in the Middle East was “all set” and directed him to press forward on the plan, the whistleblower said, according to a good letter written by Rep. Elijah Cummings, the very best Democrat on the home Oversight Committee.
The whistleblower’s account is roofed in a letter from Cummings to Republican chairman Trey Gowdy. Cummings wrote that an “traditional, credible, and reliable” supply had brought him data regarding the retired Army lieutenant general.
The Wall Road Journal reported in September that within the White Property Flynn promoted a project that could involve building a large number of nuclear plants around the Middle East.
The unnamed whistleblower said that on Inauguration Evening he met with Alex Copson, who had caused Flynn on the plan.
Minutes after Trump had been sworn found in, Copson told the whistleblower that he previously received a text message from Flynn telling that they were “all set” and to call his other companions to “tell them to put things in place.”
The information recommended that Flynn “sought to manipulate the span of international nuclear policy for the profit of his former organization partners,” Cummings wrote.
Copson may be the managing spouse of ACU Strategic Companions. Flynn served as an advisor to the group between April 2015 and June 2016, according to his government disclosures, although it was advocating the nuclear reactor program.
Throughout 2015, Flynn traveled multiple times to the Middle East to discuss the task with foreign authorities officials. ACU funded the travel, which Flynn didn’t disclose on his protection clearance renewal application in 2016 also to background check investigators.
An attorney for Flynn didn’t respond to a request for comment from CNBC. Efforts to reach Copson were unsuccessful.
Here’s Cummings’ full letter: