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John Bolton appearing at a convention of Conservatives about two years ago

Maybe Trump And Giuliani Are The Patsies, Not The Masterminds…

Another major revelation in the soon-to-be published book by Trump’s National Security Advisor John Bolton addresses this possibility…

Perhaps understandably, this part of what is said to appear in Bolton’s book, hasn’t been widely covered yet. According to the New York Times, Bolton asserts nobody in Trump’s orbit had a bone to pick with now ousted U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch, not Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, not Bolton himself. Except Trump’s private lawyer, Rudy Giuliani. Which leads Bolton to conclude, according to the Times:

Giuliani may have been acting on behalf of other clients”.

On top of that, Chairman of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, Eliot Engel (D) NY, just now said he spoke to Bolton just a few days after Trump fired him, and Bolton urged the Congressman to investigate the circumstances around the recall of U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch:

He strongly implied that something improper had occurred around her removal”.

The White House is now suggesting it will try to block publication of Bolton’s book contending, as President Trump puts it, it’s all: “Classified National Security”.

“Get rid of her! Get her out tomorrow. I don’t care. Get her out tomorrow. Take her out. OK? Do it.

We should note the name “Biden” was not front and center as part of that dinner conversation. And neither was Trump’s outburst to fire Yovanovitch made to actually happen at that point.

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  1. Destabilizing the reform-minded new President of Ukraine from the get-go, and weakening his government’s standing even as it was just trying to find its footing. Just as Ukraine’s President Zelensky felt strongly Trump’s presence at his inauguration, or a White House meeting would strengthen it. In other words, screw up internal politics in Ukraine, and with that weaken its resolve and ability to get Russia at least a little off its back both militarily and economically. Of course Trump withholding previously-allocated military aid would also serve just that purpose.

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