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 BoltonTrump envoy says US ready to talk to North Korea but rebukes Pyongyang counterpart Why Trump can't make up his mind on China The benefits of American disinterest in world affairs 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 TrumpTrump on Kanye West's presidential run: 'He is always going to be for us' Marie Yovanovitch on Vindman retirement: He 'deserved better than this. Our country deserved better than this' Trump says Biden has been 'brainwashed': 'He's been taken over by the radical left' 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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