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WATCH: Nicolle Wallace says Trump ‘stumbled into a major intel scandal’ — and lists the questions Democrats must ask

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MSNBC “Deadline: White House” anchor Nicolle Wallace predict President Donald Trump “stumbled into a major intel scandal” on Tuesday and broke down a list of questions that Democrats need to ask when they take over Congress in January.

The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) has reportedly concluded that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was behind the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

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Trump, however, dismissed the CIA findings in a Tuesday statement.

“Our intelligence agencies continue to assess all information, but it could very well be that the Crown Prince had knowledge of this tragic event – maybe he did and maybe he didn’t!” the statement read. “That being said, we may never know all of the facts surrounding the murder of Mr. Jamal Khashoggi.”

“It is what it is,” Trump said while leaving the White House.

“Because of Donald Trump’s statement today, there’s also a great chance that the White House just stumbled into a major intel scandal,” Wallace noted.

Wallace went on to list a number of questions that the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence (HPSCI) may want answered.

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“When was the president briefed on the intelligence community’s assessment regarding MBS’ role in the murder of Jamal Khashoggi?” she asked.

“When the president floated the Saudi line about rogue killers being behind the savage murder of a U.S. resident, did the president already know, had he already been briefed that MBS was responsible?” she continued.

“Did the intelligence community describe Khashoggi as an enemy of the state and member of the Muslim Brotherhood as Donald Trump did today in his statement?” she asked.

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“What U.S. government agencies signed off on today’s statement from the White House,” she wondered.

Did any U.S. government agency signal any concern about that White House statement today that contradicts the intelligence community assessment?” Wallace asked.

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“And finally, what happens next now that the United States has signaled to nations like Saudi Arabia, Russia, China, and others — that the United States is so fundamentally weak and so scared that we will tolerate all manner of human rights abuses including Russia’s killing of dissidents with chemical weapons, Saudi Arabia’s slaughter of a U.S. permanent resident?” she asked. “What happens next?”

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Protesters give Donald Trump a one-finger salute as Marine One flies over DC protests

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President Donald Trump returned to Washington, DC on Saturday as large crowds of protesters fill the city's streets.

Trump had flown to Florida to see the launch of the SpaceX Starship and returned as the sun was going down.

BuzzFeed News reporter Ellie Hall captured a picture of Marine One approaching the White House -- and being welcomed back to town with raised middle fingers.

Trump, in Marine One, just did a flyover of the protest area outside the White House.

Protesters flipped off the president’s helicopter.#dcprotest #MAGANIGHT #GeorgeFloydProtests pic.twitter.com/EMgCaOof1J

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Trump announces he has unilaterally decided to let Putin back into the G7 Summit: report

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President Donald Trump announced on Saturday that he intends to let Russia attend the next Group of Seven summit.

Since 2014, Russia's membership in the organization has been suspending in response to Vladimir Putin's annexation of Crimea. That changed the name from the G8 Summit to the G7 Summit.

The announcement came from pool reporter Gabby Orr of Politico, who said Trump will also invite South Korea, Australia and India to the next summit, which he is postponing until September.

More via pooler: “‘I don’t feel that as a G7 it properly represents what’s going on in the world. It’s a very outdated group of countries,’ he said. Alyssa Farah said this is bringing together our traditional allies to talk about how to deal with the future of China.”

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Seattle mayor imposes emergency curfew — set to begin only 14 minutes after her announcement

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The mayor of Seattle announced on Twitter that she would be signing an executive order imposing a curfew.

"I will soon be signing an emergency order and the city of Seattle will be imposing a 5 pm curfew soon," Durkin tweeted at 4:46 p.m. -- only 14 minutes before the order was set to go into effect.

"Crowds need to disburse from downtown immediately," she ordered.

"While many individuals gathered peaceful, some individuals have started fires and are destroying buildings. There are multiple fires downtown and it is an extremely dangerous situation. @Seattelfire (sic) does not have access to buildings," she continued.

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