I expect the Trump Administration to take such allegations seriously and inform Congress immediately as to the reliability of these news reports.— Lindsey Graham (@LindseyGrahamSC) June 27, 2020
It's already been confirmed:
JUST IN - @PressSec says neither Trump nor Pence were briefed on the "alleged Russian bounty intelligence" first reported by NYT— Josh Lederman (@JoshNBCNews) June 27, 2020
“It did result in coalition casualties.”— Ryan Goodman (@rgoodlaw) June 28, 2020
New reporting on Russian military payments to Taliban-linked groups to target US and UK troops.@npwcnn to @AnaCabrerapic.twitter.com/O15Mb3GPgl
Russia offered Taliban $ to kill US or UK troops in Afghanistan, @npwcnn confirms NYT story. Biden said Trump’s “this is beyond the pale. It’s a betrayal of the most sacred duty we bear as a nation–protect & equip our troops when we go into harm’s way.” https://t.co/prfIjROdQw— Kylie Atwood (@kylieatwood) June 28, 2020
And Joe Biden, who is not a sitting Senator, is apparently more upset about it than you are, Sen. Graham. Maybe you could muster some sentiments like his? Or like these?
Putin offered cash rewards to the Taliban to kill American Soldiers in Afghanistan. Trump did nothing but turn his back on American Soldiers while bending the knee to Putin.— Jim Gill (@jimmygill) June 28, 2020
He is weak, vile dishonorable and unfit to serve as Commander in Chief.#AmericaOrTrump @ProjectLincoln
Donald Trump knows he's losing.And that was before this story broke. We even knew he was losing American lives; we just had no idea how willingly.
"what do you think of your blue-eyed boy now mister death"