of army Does not initiate investigation into decorated officers who were important witnesses during impeachment Inquiry President Trump And was removed from him White House A National Security Council (NSC) position, officials said Friday.
Secretary of War Ryan McCarthy said that Colonel Alex Lindman would start a stint at a military college later this year, while he was transferred to a short-term assignment. McCarthy did not provide details about the new mission.
“College Bindmann was returning to the Army. He was elaborated to the National Security Council between May and June,” McCarthy said during an appearance at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. Basically got bridging assignments for couples [of] A few months … and head to a senior service college this summer. No his investigation. “
Bindman said when he testified before the headline House A bullet-imp panel where Trump improperly presses Ukrainian President Volodymir Zelensky to investigate former Vice President Joe Biden and his son Hunter Biden.
He was expelled from work in the White House two days after the Senate Innocent playing cards On charges of abuse of power and obstruction of justice. Lt. Col. Y. Eggeny Bindman, a twin brother of Bindman who worked as an ethics lawyer at the NSC, was also removed from his post and reassigned to the Attorney General’s Office.
Tuesday, playing cards Pentagon proposes to consider bindman’s actions You may be subject to disciplinary action. He says he thought his actions were “very dependent”.
“It will be an army,” Trump said. “I have to see it. Sure, they’ll look at it.”
Former Chief of Staff of the White House John KellyThis week, a retired Marine 4-star general came to defend Bindman.
“He did exactly what we taught them from the cradle to the grave,” Kelly told an audience at Drew University in New Jersey on Wednesday. Atlantic. “He went and told his boss what he had heard.”
Playing cards Assault with Kelly On Thursday, he said, “I can’t keep my mouth closed.”
The Associated Press contributed to this report.