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At least four national security officials raised alarms about Ukraine policy before and after Trump call with Ukrainian president

At least four national security officials raised alarms about Ukraine policy before and after Trump call with Ukrainian president

Four national security officials warned TrumpAt  least four national security officials were so alarmed by the Trump  administration’s attempts to pressure Ukraine for political purposes  that they raised concerns with a White House lawyer both before and  immediately after President Trump’s July 25 call with that country’s  president, according to U.S. officials and other people familiar with  the matter.

The  nature and timing of the previously undisclosed discussions with  National Security Council legal adviser John Eisenberg indicate that  officials were delivering warnings through official White House channels  earlier than previously understood — including before the call that  precipitated a whistleblower complaint and the impeachment inquiry of  the president.

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