Trump: Why Won’t Media Cover Clinton-Russia Uranium Deal?

By NTK Staff | 10.19.2017 @2:05pm


The president said the media was protecting the Clintons.

President Trump lambasted the media for not covering the scandal involving the Clintons and the sale of U.S. uranium production to Russia.

“If the mainstream media would cover the uranium scandal and that Russia has 20 percent of our uranium for whatever reason, and some people understand what those reasons may be, I think that’s your Russia story. That’s your real Russia story,” Trump said in the Oval Office on Thursday.

The president criticized the media for covering the collusion narrative while ignoring what he called “one of the biggest stories of the decade.”

“The problem is that the mainstream media does not want to cover that story because that affects people they protect,” he added.

A report from The Hill revealed that the Russians had funneled millions to the Clinton Foundation, presumably in return for the approval of the uranium sale.

Trump tweeted about the issue Thursday morning:

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