Trump announces full pardon for Michael Flynn in tweet

Trump Pardons Michael Flynn, Former National Security Adviser
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Michael Flynn is the second Trump associate convicted in the Russia probe to be granted clemency by the president. 

President Donald Trump has tweeted that he has “granted a Full Pardon” to former national security adviser Michael Flynn.

“It is my Great Honor to announce that General Michael T. Flynn has been granted a Full Pardon. Congratulations to @GenFlynn and his wonderful family, I know you will now have a truly fantastic Thanksgiving!” Trump tweeted.

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