6 Sep 2018

Trump responds to ‘treason’ from within

Washington Correspondent

In Washington, a frenetic guessing game is underway to unearth the identity of the author of a New York Times opinion essay, who claims to be part of a “resistance” inside the White House.

The anonymous official wrote about efforts to constrain the president’s “amorality” and “impulsiveness”.

In response, Donald Trump has called the writer “gutless” and demanded the newspaper “turn him or her over to government at once!”