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Ayatollah Khomeini Died 27 Years Ago, But a Trump Advisor Still Wants Him to Condemn Last Week’s Attack in Nice

Donald Trump’s presidential campaign has always advocated “getting tough on Iran,” but the rhetoric escalated ever so slightly last week, when retired Lieutenant General Michael T. Flynn, one of Trump’s chief military advisors and a former director of the Defense Intelligence Agency, demanded that Ayatollah Khomeini—a man who’s been dead for more than a quarter of a century—condemn the attack on July 14 in Nice, France.