REPORT: Intel Official Who Unmasked Trump Team is ‘Very High Up, Not FBI’

The U.S. intelligence officials that are responsible for “unmasking” the names of numerous private citizens who were affiliated with the Trump campaign are reportedly very high up and very well known in the intelligence world.

Fox News reported:

The U.S. intelligence official who “unmasked,” or exposed, the names of multiple private citizens affiliated with the Trump team is someone “very well known, very high up, very senior in the intelligence world,” a source told Fox News on Friday. 

Intelligence and House sources with direct knowledge of the disclosure of classified names told Fox News that House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes, R-Calif., now knows who is responsible — and that person is not in the FBI.

For a private citizen to be “unmasked,” or named, in an intelligence report is extremely rare. Typically, the American is a suspect in a crime, is in danger or has to be named to explain the context of the report.

“The main issue in this case, is not only the unmasking of these names of private citizens, but the spreading of these names for political purposes that have nothing to do with national security or an investigation into Russia’s interference in the U.S. election,” a congressional source close to the investigation told Fox News. 

Read the rest of the report here

Democrats are absolutely losing it over Nunes because he is a serious threat to them because of what he knows.

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