READ: Justice Dept. lawsuit seeking to block Bolton book

The Justice Department filed a lawsuit Tuesday seeking to block publication of former national security adviser John BoltonJohn BoltonJohn Bolton in heated exchange with BBC anchor over lack of impeachment testimony President Trump: To know him is to 'No' him Obama highlights Biden's tweet from a year ago warning Trump wasn't ready for pandemic MORE's memoir.

The book, "The Room Where It Happened," is expected to offer a revealing look at Bolton's time serving as President TrumpDonald John TrumpHillary Clinton responds to Chrissy Teigen tweet: 'I love you back' Police called after Florida moms refuse to wear face masks at school board meeting about mask policy Supreme Court rejects Trump effort to shorten North Carolina mail-ballot deadline MORE's top national security aide for 17 months. The memoir is set to be published on June 23.

The lawsuit filed in federal court in Washington, D.C., alleges that Bolton’s book contains classified information that could compromise national security if published before a government review is finished.

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