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Fri Sep 15, 2017, 04:02 PM

Trump Advisers Secretly Met With Jordans King While One Was Pushing A Huge Nuclear Power Deal

Source: Buzz Feed News

Michael Flynn, Jared Kushner, and Steve Bannon met with King Abdullah II while Flynn was reportedly pressing for a controversial, for-profit deal to build nuclear power plants in the Middle East.

Posted on September 15, 2017, at 2:12 p.m.

In the days leading up to Donald Trumps presidential inauguration, when his soon-to-be national security adviser Michael Flynn was reportedly pushing a multibillion-dollar deal to build nuclear reactors in Jordan and other Middle East nations, Flynn and two other top Trump advisers held a secret meeting with the king of Jordan.

The meeting details of which have never been reported is the latest in a series of secret, high-stakes contacts between Trump advisers and foreign governments that have raised concerns about how, in particular, Flynn and senior adviser Jared Kushner handled their personal business interests as they entered key positions of power. And the nuclear project raised additional security concerns about expanding nuclear technology in a tinderbox region of the world. One expert compared it to providing a nuclear weapons starter kit.

On the morning of Jan. 5, Flynn, Kushner, and former chief strategist Steve Bannon greeted King Abdullah II at the Four Seasons hotel in lower Manhattan, then took off in a fleet of SUVs and a sedan to a different location.

People close to the three Trump advisers say that the nuclear deal was not discussed. But a federal official with access to a document created by a law enforcement agency about the meeting said that the nuclear proposal, known as the Marshall Plan, was one of the topics the group talked about.


Read more: https://www.buzzfeed.com/jasonleopold/trump-advisors-secretly-met-with-jordans-king-while-one-was?utm_term=.tu2aekrb0#.ywyW4xGVa

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Fri Sep 15, 2017, 04:04 PM

1. nuclear reactors in the mideast? why not just sell nukes at the local bazaar and get it

over with

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Fri Sep 15, 2017, 04:16 PM

2. Rotten to the Core

Trump.his family and advisors put lining their pockets before the safety and security of the US. Imagine - Gen. Flynn held one of the highest military posts in our country. No wonder he was fired by Obama.

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