Ousted State Department Watchdog Says Top Officials Lobbied Him Not to Probe Saudi Arms Deal

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The former State Department inspector general fired by President Donald Trump told lawmakers that two top officials tried to discourage his investigation into a U.S. arms sale to Saudi Arabia, according to congressional testimony released Wednesday. The ousted inspector general, Steve Linick, said Under Secretary of State for Management Brian Bulatao told him “that we shouldn’t be doing the work because…
Source: NBC Political News

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