Trump whistle-blower’s life ‘is about to change forever’

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Trump whistle-blower’s life ‘is about to change forever’

This the warning from a former covert CIA agent who is perhaps uniquely qualified to comment

Rozina Sabur

The whistle-blower who sparked Donald Trump’s impeachment inquiry will have his life turned upside down when his identity is inevitably revealed, says an outed former CIA agent.

Valerie Plame, who quit her undercover role when her name was leaked by US government officials in 2003, said her “heart goes out” to the CIA operative who raised concerns about a phone call between the US president and his Ukrainian counterpart.

The unnamed whistle-blower said a number of officials on the call had raised concerns that Trump had put pressure on a foreign government to interfere in US elections. A second person, who also chose to remain anonymous, has come forward, claiming to have first-hand knowledge of the allegations outlined in the original concerns...

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