The US administration explained claims to Flynn

The resignation of the adviser to the President for national security Michael Flynn due to the lack of credibility on the part of the President.

This was stated by White house spokesman Sean Spicer writes “Interfax”.

“We have reached the point where the problem occurred. It is not legal, but for lack of confidence. The trust between the President and General Flynn has fallen so much that we came to the conclusion that it is necessary to change something”, — he stressed.

While Spicer, commenting on Flynn’s contacts with Russian Ambassador Sergei Kislyak, said that the very fact of holding such talks are quite normal, and claims of the President of Donald trump lies in the fact that the Advisor could not accurately convey the contents of conversations the Vice President Mike Pence. Flynn has not done anything that could be considered a violation of the law, and had the right to discuss with the Ambassador the issues that both countries consider important, added Spicer.

See also:

The first loud resignation in trump: what the Western media write about the dismissal of Flynn

We will remind, the adviser of the President of the United States Donald trump on national security, Michael Flynn, resigned. It is reported by CNN, citing sources in the White house.

In his statement on the dismissal Flynn pointed out that “not fully informed Vice-President Mike Pence and others about his conversations with the Russian Ambassador”.

“I sincerely apologized to the President and Vice President, they accepted my apology,” — said in a statement. Acting in this position appointed a retired General Keith Kellogg.