Trump cites American Media report on 'high up' official behind alleged unmasking

| Updated: Apr 02, 2017 05:30 IST

Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], Apr. 1 (ANI): President Donald Trump on Saturday while recommending a report from an American Media house said that a senior United States intelligence official is allegedly unmasked or exposed the names of Trump associates. <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">..not associated with Russia. Trump team spied on before he was nominated.&quot; If this is true, does not get much bigger. Would be sad for U.S.</p>&mdash; Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) <a href="https://twitter.com/realDonaldTrump/status/848219027659010051">April 1, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> Earlier, while taking to his twitter handle Trump applauded New York Times reports showing that the former President Barack Obama's ObamaCare being on the brink of collapse. <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">The failing <a href="https://twitter.com/nytimes">@nytimes</a> finally gets it - &quot;In places where no insurance company offers plans, there will be no way for ObamaCare customers to..</p>&mdash; Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) <a href="https://twitter.com/realDonaldTrump/status/848203201094483972">April 1, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> On Friday, Fox reported, citing a single unnamed source, that the U.S. official was "very well known, very high up, very senior in the intelligence world." The reports also said that the individual behind the alleged unmasking of private citizens in intelligence reports was not in an officer of FBI. (ANI)
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