The resignation of the adviser to the President for national security Michael Flynn due to the lack of credibility on the part of the President. About it as transfers “Interfax”, said at a briefing in Washington, White house spokesman Sean Spicer.
“We have reached the point where the problem occurred. It is not legal, but for lack of confidence. The trust between the President and General Flynn has fallen so much that we came to the conclusion that it is necessary to change something”, — he stressed.
While Spicer, commenting on Flynn’s contacts with Russian Ambassador Sergei Kislyak, said that the very fact of holding such talks are quite normal, and claims of the President of Donald trump lies in the fact that the Advisor could not accurately convey the contents of conversations the Vice President Mike Pence.
Flynn has not done anything that could be considered a violation of the law, and had the right to discuss with the Ambassador the issues that both countries consider important, added Spicer.
Previously, Flynn resigned from the post of adviser to the President on national security. He indicated in a statement that is not fully informed Pence and others on your conversations with the Russian Ambassador. Acting judge appointed a retired General Keith Kellogg.