Trump pardons 73 people, including his adviser Bannon

WASHINGTON - ALsharqiya, January 20: The outgoing US President Donald Trump issued a decree hours before his departure from office, pardoning 73 people, including his former adviser Steve Bannon. In a statement, the White House said that President Trump pardoned 73 people and commuted the sentences of 70 others, adding that Bannon was an important leader of the conservative movement and is known for his political experience and Steve Bannon was one of the architects of Donald Trump's presidential campaign in 2016 before the billionaire Republican expelled him. He received a presidential pardon while facing charges of misappropriating funds that were believed to have been earmarked for building a wall on the US-Mexico border


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