'feared for weeks that Flynn was turning on him'

For weeks, Donald reportedly feared that his former national security adviser Michael Flynn would speak to the feds during their investigation into his administration, and the president even made a shady jab at his former aide during a Thanksgiving speech.

The 71-year-old president began to fume privately that Flynn 'had turned' on him as it appeared that the ex-aide would be making a deal with the feds, an administration official and two outside allies of told The Daily Beast.

apparently felt betrayed about the fact that someone who he liked both personally and admired professionally, had possibly flipped, two of the sources said. 

Those same sources told Daily Beast that it appeared as though the president made a veiled jab at Flynn while speaking to members of the US Coast Guard during his Thanksgiving speech. 

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For weeks, Donald Trump reportedly feared that his former national security adviser Michael Flynn would speak to the feds during their investigation into his administration, and the president even made a shady jab at his former aide during a Thanksgiving speech (above)

For weeks, Donald reportedly feared that his former national security adviser Michael Flynn would speak to the feds during their investigation into his administration, and the president even made a shady jab at his former aide during a Thanksgiving speech (above)

The 71-year-old president began to fume privately that Flynn (above on Friday) 'had turned' on him as it appeared that the aide would be making a deal with the feds, an administration official and two outside allies of Trump told The Daily Beast 

The 71-year-old president began to fume privately that Flynn (above on Friday) 'had turned' on him as it appeared that the aide would be making a deal with the feds, an administration official and two outside allies of told The Daily Beast 

'You never know about an ally. An ally can turn,' said, which the sources revealed was intended as a swipe at Flynn.

'You understand. You're going to find that out.'

Now, about a week later, Trumps alleged fears came true with Flynn.

The former trusted aide pleaded guilty on Friday to lying to the FBI about contacts with Russia and agreed to cooperate with prosecutors delving deeper into the actions of 's inner circle before he took office in January.  

A federal statement of offense against Flynn states that a 'very senior' member of the transition team 'directed' Flynn to reach out to foreign leaders about a UN resolution – 'including Russia' – to find out where the leaders stood.

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