Michael Flynn, US President Trump's former national security advisor, has offered to testify to Congress - in exchange for immunity. Flynn's testimony could provide information about possible contacts between Trump officials and Russia.
President Trump's new National Security Advisor H.R. McMaster is a smart choice and a step in the right direction for an embattled administration, says security expert Frank Cilluffo of The George Washington University.
US President-elect Donald Trump has offered ex-military intelligence chief Michael Flynn the role as his senior aide. Flynn advised the billionaire on national security issues during the election campaign.
A US federal judge ruled the indictment be sealed; so it is unclear what the charges were or who the target was. There is a possibility the target could be taken into custody within days.
Trump's former campaign manager Paul Manafort and two others have been charged by Special Counsel Robert Mueller. Manafort has pleaded not guilty to charges including "conspiracy against the US" and has been arrested.
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