Donald Trumps America – ‘The Associated PressVerified account @AP BREAKING: Senior official: Trump has offered retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn job as national security adviser.
1. ‘Flynn Wrote a Book on Defeating ‘Radical Islam’ & Once Said He Was ‘At War With Islam’
‘Flynn published a book on July 12 called “The Field of Fight: How We Can Win the Global War Against Radical Islam and Its Allies.”
“I’ve been at war with Islam, or a, or a component of Islam, for the last decade,” Flynn once said, according to Al-Jazeera’.
‘He’s also trashed Iran, saying, “I could go on and on all day about Iran and their behaviour, you know, and their lies, flat out lies, and then their spewing of constant hatred, no matter whenever they talk,” Al-Jazeera said’.
‘He also told Al-Jazeera: “We are at war with a radical component of Islam and the way I believe it is that Islam is a, is a political ideology based on a religion.”(1)
‘Flynn has also said that he thinks the fight against extremist groups requires a long-term effort. While he was still in uniform, he told CNN’s Evan Perez that the problems in the region defied quick-fix solutions, saying, “We’ve got to be very careful that we’re not looking for the headline.”
“We have to start thinking about what is this place going to be like, you know, 10 years from now, 20 years from now,” he added’.
‘Trump, however, promised in April that ISIS would be vanquished “very, very quickly.”(2)
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