Former US national security advisor Michael Flynn will probably cooperate with the US Justice Department’s special counsel Robert Mueller who is probing possible collusion between President Donald Trump’s election campaign team and Russia during last year’s presidential election.
Lawyers for Flynn notified Trump’s legal team in recent days that they could no longer discuss the investigation by US Justice Department special prosecutor Robert Mueller, The New York Times reported on Thursday, citing four people involved in the case.
Flynn’s lawyers had been sharing information with Trump’s legal team about Mueller’s probe related to Russian interference in last year’s presidential election.
“That agreement has been terminated,” the sources told the newspaper.
Flynn, a retired lieutenant general, briefly served as US national security advisor for Trump from January 20 to February 13, 2017. His tenure of just 24 days was the shortest in the…