It remains unclear exactly what were the issues cited by the whistleblower who expressed concern at actions of President Donald Trump as a threat to national security, at least one of which involved a promise the president allegedly made in a phone call with a foreign leader.
But former Gen. Barry McCaffrey had a chilling thought about what it could possibly be — and posted his speculation on Twitter:
SHEER SPECULATION. Is it possible that the WHISTLEBLOWER issue was Trump discussing with Putin handing over our for… https://t.co/nJHbDyemBj— Barry R McCaffrey (@Barry R McCaffrey)1568923850.0
Man, I hope not, General! https://t.co/uhMgxbQmdI— Michael McFaul (@Michael McFaul)1568933850.0