putin russia Trump

Leaked Memo Shows Russia Didn’t Make Trump’s List Of “Defense Priorities”

Well this is truly epic. Those who have followed Donald Trump's campaign from his grandiose,  golden escalator descent in the summer of July, 2015 all the way to his victory at the polls last month know that everyone's favorite brazen, bellicose billionaire likes to talk about Russia. Specifically, Trump likes to talk about how great it would be if Washington and Moscow got along better. The President-elect has also expressed doubts about whether or not Russia was ultimately behind the hacking of the DNC and in what is perhaps the surest sign of all that the incoming administration will seek to strike a conciliatory tone with the Kremlin, Trump chose ExxonMobil CEO, and friend-o'-Putin Rex Tillerson as Secretary of State. So pervasive is the Trump/ Russia meme that it's become something of a standing joke amongst the liberal media. On Tuesday we learn that Russia didn't even make Trump's list when it came time to outline top defense priorities. According to a memo obtained by Foreign Policy, "the document, dated Dec. 1, was written by acting Undersecretary of Defense for policy Brian McKeon to employees in his office. In it, McKeon said the four-point list of priorities was
Subscribe or log in to read the rest of this content.

0 comments on “Leaked Memo Shows Russia Didn’t Make Trump’s List Of “Defense Priorities”

Speak your mind

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.