The name issue: Flynn and work for the benefit of Turkey ..
The New York Times reported Friday that Flynn worked as representative of the interests of the Turkish government in exchange for more than $ 500 thousand during the election campaign last year , even as he offers advice to Trump.
Said White House spokesman Sean Spicer told reporters, said that the work of Flynn 's a personal matter related to work and the decision to report it is due to him.
Asked if Trump did not know that Flynn was a former general acts as a representative of the Turkish government " is true ... were not to know it until that detect it," he said , adding that, it was revealed that two days ago.
He asked some US House of Representatives about the relationship between government Flynn Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Before the inauguration Trump has been a lot of talk about the relationship between Turkey and Flynn wrote an article urging the United States to maintain the best relations with Erdogan.
Trump Flynn sacked last month, due to discuss the US sanctions imposed on Russia in a telephone conversation with the Russian ambassador to the United States before taking up Trump 's office on January 20 , and to mislead the vice president Mike Pence on the discussion.