Trump Praises Barr and Revels in Dismissal of Charges Against Flynn
WASHINGTON — President Trump responded on Friday to the Justice Department’s decision to drop criminal charges against his former national security adviser Michael T. Flynn by delivering his most extensive and aggrieved remarks on the Russia investigation since the arrival of the coronavirus.
In an interview with Fox News, Mr. Trump praised Attorney General William P. Barr for the dramatic action announced Thursday that nullified a major case prosecuted by the special counsel Robert S. Mueller III as part of his investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election.
“Bill Barr is a man of unbelievable credibility and courage, and he’s going to go down in the history of our country,” Mr. Trump said.
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[Source: New York Times]