Trump stated whoever ‘leaked’ information on his White Home bunker keep must be ‘executed,’ new e book claims

Trump calls Afghanistan withdrawal 'a wonderful and positive thing to do' and criticizes Biden's timeline

2021-07-13 19:25:41

Trump, together with then-first girl Melania Trump and their son, Barron, have been all taken to the underground bunker for a time period in the course of the protests spurred by the police killing of George Floyd as protesters gathered exterior the constructing. Bender writes within the e book, titled “Frankly, We Did Win This Election: The Inside Story of How Trump Misplaced, that Trump, within the days following his time within the bunker, held a tense assembly with high army, regulation enforcement and West Wing advisers, through which he aired grievances over the leak.

“Trump boiled over concerning the bunker story as quickly as they arrived and shouted at them to smoke out whoever had leaked it. It was essentially the most upset some aides had ever seen the president,” Bender writes.

‘Whoever did that, they need to be charged with treason!’ Trump yelled. ‘They need to be executed!'” the e book reads.

The hidden history of the secret presidential bunker

Then-White Home chief of workers Mark Meadows “repeatedly tried to calm the president as startled aides averted eye contact,” Bender writes, including that Trump’s high aide advised his boss: “I am on it. We will discover out who did it.”

Trump, offended over the leak for days, “repeatedly requested Meadows if he’d discovered the leaker,” along with his high aide turning into “obsessed” with discovering the supply, in keeping with the e book, which famous that “those that stated they’d heard the president subject that warning had interpreted the outburst as an indication of a president in panic.”

CNN reported on the time that Trump had been taken to the bunker and was there for slightly below an hour earlier than being introduced upstairs. A supply conversant in the matter had additionally advised CNN that “if the situation on the White Home is elevated to RED and the President is moved” to the Emergency Operations Heart “Melania Trump, Barron Trump and every other first relations could be moved as nicely.”

On the time, the White Home had additionally cautioned staffers who needed to go to work the Monday after the bunker was used to cover their passes till they attain a Secret Service entry level and to cover them as they left, in keeping with an e mail which was considered by CNN.

Trump had tried to publicly downplay the journey within the days that adopted, searching for in a radio interview on the time to clarify his presence within the bunker as an “inspection” — slightly than a retreat for his personal security.

CORRECTION: This story has been up to date to appropriate when then-President Trump was taken to the White Home bunker.

#Trump #leaked #information #White #Home #bunker #keep #executed #e book #claims

Supply by []