The news came out by the transition team on Thursday night that Trump who recently elected as The President of the United States offers the post of National Security Advisor to Michael T. Flynn. Flynn is a retired United States Army lieutenant general. He also served as the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) between 2012 and 2014. The official said that there is no yet officially acceptance of this offer from Flynn’s side. But Flynn has been a very close advisor to Trump throughout the Presidential election process and has worked with him on National security issues during the transition.
Flynn also advised Trump on national security issues for the month as a national security advisor he would work inside the white house and have frequent access to the President. The National advisor does not need the confirmation from Sebate, as the job is based in the white house.
During his one of his combat tour Flynn was one of the top intelligence and skilled officer in Afghanistan, And he worked under Gen. Stanley McChrystal was fired by Obama in 2010. Flynn would not be the first army retired person who is to be asked to serve as a part of Presidential’s National Security team. Before him, Obama appointed retired Army Gen. as a Cia director in 2011.
Flynn, who was known as a skilled and intelligence officer during the age of 33 years career but he was forced out as a head of Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA) in 2014. And he gave the reason that he was forced out of DIA because he disagreed with the administration’s approach to combating extremism. On the other side, his critics claimed that he had mismanaged the agency and his efforts to change the force change had met the internal resistance.
Flynn has also mentioned in his alarm about the danger of Islamist group, complaining in one of the news channels in June that the United States need to change the discredit radical Islam but we are not allowed to that right now and for that reason, he blamed the Obama who was the President of America before Trump. He blamed the Obama administration in the New York opened in July for failing to design proper strategy against the ISIS. And in August also, he spoke at an event in one of the great city of United States, Dallas about the anti-Islamist group Act for America, by saying that Islam is a political ideology and that hides behind being a religion.