Mr Flynn, a retired General who is without doubt one of the most high-profile believers of QAnon conspiracy theories, made the claims in an interview by which he mentioned he had taken hydroxychloroquin “for 30 years.”
“When you look around the world, why do all these place not have the problems that we keep getting beat over the head and shoulders on in this country when it comes to Covid?” mentioned Mr Flynn.
“Why? Because everything, everything, and this is my truth, what I believe, everything is a distraction to what happened on 3 November.
“Everything we hear about Covid, and how Covid started before 3 November, it is all meant to control, it is all meant to gain control of a society to be able to force decisions on society, instead of allowing ‘we the people’ to make decisions.”
Mr Flynn additionally took a shot on the ladies’s motion and criticised feminists for getting vaccinated.
“And now with the vaccine as an example, whatever happened to the women’s movement out there, ‘My body, my choice.’
“Yet, they want to stick a needle in my arm and tell me that if you don’t have that needle you can’t get an id card, you can’t travel.
“Wait a second, I am as healthy as the next person, I have been taking hydroxychloroquin for 30 years.”
Hydroxychloroquin is routinely given to members of the US army serving in areas like Iraq and Afghanistan to stop Malaria.
Mr Fynn plead responsible to mendacity to the FBI about contacts with a Russian official however the Justice Department, beneath then lawyer normal William Barr, ultimately dropped the case towards him.
He was ultimately pardoned by the one-term president of “any and all possible offenses” arising from the Mueller investigation, in addition to any associated grand jury proceedings.