President Trump’s senior adviser Jared Kushner is reportedly in Iraq:
DOD spokesman says Kushner "traveling on behalf of the President" to reaffirm US support of Iraq and US personnel deployed there.
— Mark Knoller (@markknoller) April 3, 2017
Jared Kushner is in Iraq right now, traveling with Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Dunford, senior administration official confirms to NBC News
— Bradd Jaffy (@BraddJaffy) April 3, 2017
From the Pentagon, full statement on Jared Kushner's trip to Iraq with Gen Dunford pic.twitter.com/a6qJDxyFEA
— Andrew deGrandpre (@adegrandpre) April 3, 2017
Kushner, who is also the president’s son-in-law, reportedly accompanied chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Joseph Dunford to Iraq. Black Lives Matter activist DeRay McKesson added another layer to the story:
Jared Kushner is traveling with the Joint Chiefs of Staff in Iraq. He literally has no experience that qualifies him to do such. But, white.
— deray mckesson (@deray) April 3, 2017
There’s a take that’s certainly not unexpected.