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Bolton Was Concerned That Trump Did Favors for Autocratic Leaders, Book Says

Bolton Was Concerned That Trump Did Favors for Autocratic Leaders, Book Says

Att. General Barr also concernec about TrumpJohn R. Bolton, the former national  security adviser, privately told Attorney General William P. Barr last  year that he had concerns that President Trump was effectively granting  personal favors to the autocratic leaders of Turkey and China, according  to an unpublished manuscript by Mr. Bolton.

Mr.  Barr responded by pointing to a pair of Justice Department  investigations of companies in those countries and said he was worried  that Mr. Trump had created the appearance that he had undue influence  over what would typically be independent inquiries, according to the  manuscript. Backing up his point, Mr. Barr mentioned conversations Mr.  Trump had with the leaders, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey and President Xi Jinping of China.

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