Trump pardons former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn

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    US President Donald Trump has pardoned his former National Security Advisor, Michael Flynn, who pleaded guilty to lying about his Russian contacts. It comes eight weeks before Trump leaves the White House and the investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 elections has cast a shadow over the president’s term. President-elect Joe Biden is pressing on with his transition plans, urging Americans to take precautions over COVID-19 during the Thanksgiving holiday. Al Jazeera’s Rosiland Jordan reports from Washington, DC, the US. –

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