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Trump / Transition / Flynn / A Discussion (Part I) #1104501

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Nov 17, 2016
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Breaking news on President-elect Donald Trump offer of the job of national security adviser to retired Army Gen. Michael Flynn introduced.

(Pentagon: Barbara Starr) Flynn's background examined; details given about issues about his handling of classified information with his response quoted. [FLYNN - criticizes Hillary Clinton.] [CNN analyst Peter BERGEN†- talks about Flynn's experience.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's retired Lt. Gen. Mark Hertling & Reza Aslan & Trump supporter Jeffrey Lord about Flynn. [By phone, HERTLING - offers views on Flynn, who is a career intelligence officer, how he would be as national security adviser, what he said during the campaign, his extreme views.] [ASLAN - offers views on Flynn's record of criticism of Islam.] [LORD - calls Flynn the perfect fir in the job.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Starr, Barbara

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