Trump Reportedly Divulged Classified Information to Russian Diplomats

by Ned Resnikoff – A source told the Post Trump “revealed more information to the Russian ambassador than we have shared with our own allies.” U.S. news outlets were more than a little surprised last week to discover that President Donald Trump had invited Russian ambassador Sergei Kislyak — a central figure in the allegations that members of Trump’s campaign worked with Russian intelligence during the 2016 election — to join him in the Oval Office during a meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov. But the bigger surprise was yet to come. On Monday, the Washington Post dropped some leaked details of Trump’s discussion with Sergei and Sergey. Citing “current and former U.S. officials,” the Post said that Trump had divulged “highly classified information” to the two Russian officials, and thereby “jeopardized a critical source of intelligence on the Islamic State.” One source told the Post that Trump had “revealed more information to the Russian...

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