"I believe that it would be very unfair to hear from somebody who we don't even know and immediately run out and fire a general", he said.
"He also tweeted, "(former Director of National Intelligence James) Clapper reiterated what everybody, including the fake media already knows- there is "no evidence" of collusion w/ Russian Federation and Trump".
Flynn's lawyer declined ABC News' request for comment, but referred back to his statement released on March 30.
The White House relied on Obama-era background checks to check Flynn, and former acting Attorney General Sally Yates warned White House officials about Flynn before he was sacked.
"And that created a compromise situation, a situation where the national security adviser essentially could be blackmailed by the Russians".
In testimony before the House intelligence committee in March, Comey testified that the FBI was investigating possible collusion between Trump associates and Russian officials and other Russians known to United States intelligence as part of its broader, ongoing counter-intelligence investigation.
Mr Comey's sacking prompted a storm of criticism from Democrats, who accused the president of seeking to stall the probe.
Mr Flynn was sacked by the president after less than one month in the job.
Speaking with reporters earlier in the day, Burr said he preferred when people cooperate, but pointed to his willingness to use the power of the committee to compel document production. He and Warner have invited Comey to testify before the committee on 16 May in a closed session.
Collins told the media in the Mets clubhouse that the information about Harvey would be kept in-house where it should be. In his first big-league game since 2015, the lefty was hit hard, giving up six runs and eight hits in 32/3 innings.
The same can not be said of Mesut Ozil though, with the World Cup victor under-fire, under scrutiny and, he believes, underpaid. Speaking before Sunday's home match with Manchester United, the Frenchman joked: "That means I was wrong".
However, Prabhas welcomed none of the proposals and only glued to work for last 5 years - that proves his commitment for films. The sequel has surpassed SS Rajamouli's original film Bahubali: The Beginning's record, which grossed Rs 519 crore in 2015.
United goalie Sergio Romero also had to come up with a hard save, tipping a Pione Sisto shot over the crossbar in the 59th. The victor of this tie will play either Ajax or Lyon in the Europa League final, slated for May 24 in Stockholm , Sweden .
Markieff Morris had 16 points, Marcin Gortat totaled 14 points and 10 rebounds, and Bradley Beal also scored 14 for the Wizards. But on Monday, the forward sounded pretty confident that he'll be good to go for Tuesday's Game 2 in Boston .
In particular, the mice developed long-distance running skills, tended to burn more fat, and were more responsive to insulin. But human trials of drugs that increase PPARD are a likely reality in the near future, the Salk researchers said.
Now we get Game 7 in Anaheim Wednesday after the Ducks lost their first road game of the playoffs after four straight wins. However, down three games to two in the series, there is a silver lining for the Oilers: the Ducks have been here before.
More than 3 million people have fled their homes, creating Africa's biggest refugee crisis since the Rwandan genocide in 1994. The assault in the town of Leer, which lies in an oil-producing region, was repelled by Ghanaian peacekeepers.
The U.S. military statement said 35 Islamic State fighters and several high ranking commanders were killed in the April 27 raid. Forces - Afghanistan, said in a statement . "Any ISIS member that comes to Afghanistan will meet the same fate", he vowed.
We saw a Canelo that came forward and pressing the action for the entire fight. "This is incredible fight for everyone". Golovkin will put his WBA, WBC and IBF middleweight titles on the line against the WBO light-middleweight champion.
Korea says US, S. Korea tried to assassinate its leader
It was "unimaginable that individuals can get close enough to Kim to harm him in light of supertight security there", he told AFP. The ministry refers to two payments to "Kim" of $US20,000 and a further two of $100,000 for "bribery" and obtaining equipment.
Clippers G Rivers expected back for Game 5
The former No. 1 pick will remain in Salt Lake City, wearing a walking boot and will return with the team after Game 4 on Sunday. First came the team's star center Rudy Gobert in Game One. "I don't look at it as a wasted effort or anything like that".
Mets suspend Matt Harvey 3 days for violating team rules
The Mets suspended pitcher Matt Harvey for three days without pay for breaking team rules, but have not disclosed which rules. NY also claimed lefty Tommy Milone off waivers from Milwaukee - he was 1-0 with one save and a 6.43 ERA.
Real Madrid ease past Tony Adams' Granada
"I'd like to play in every game, like everybody else", he said. "When you score after two minutes, it makes the game easier". However, it mattered little as Real maintained their flawless La Liga record in nine games without Ronaldo this season.
Patrick Beverley to play in Game 4 after grandfather dies
Both lessened the burden Leonard usually carries on offense, allowing him to focus more energy on the defensive end. Green going to the bench also results in a considerable swing, with the team's net rating dropping from 5.5 to -1.7.
Crosby scores twice, Bonino has victor as Pens beat Caps
Malkin's deflection was initially waved off for goaltender interference, but the Penguins challenged and the call was overturned. It wasn't until the second that the scoring started, with Sidney Crosby scoring twice and Alex Ovechkin scoring once.
Toronto Raptors end Milwaukee Bucks season
But The Greek Freak made a very poor decision when the Bucks were trying to complete their comeback in the final seconds. There were marvelous athletic feats from Antetokoumpo and timely jumpers from Khris Middleton and Matthew Dellavadova.
Taco Bell sales jump; plans more fried chicken 'innovation'
Whittier Trust Co. lowered its stake in Yum! For the quarter, Yum Brands said it earned $280 million, or 77 cents per share. Following the sale, the chief executive officer now directly owns 36,910 shares in the company, valued at $2,516,154.70.
Heap family honors daughter with #HugsFromHollyDay
The family created the site hugsfromholly.com, a campaign in memory of Holly , who would have turned 4 on Wednesday. To celebrate Holly's legacy the family is asking others to wear pink and spread random acts of kindness.