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The Federal Bureau of investigation (FBI) has begun investigation concerning U.S. President Donald trump. It is reported by The New York Times, citing sources.
The investigation began shortly after his dismissal by trump, FBI Director James Comey in may 2017. It will become clear how the President’s decision threatened national security, and if he worked in the interests of Russia deliberately, or simply came under its influence.
It was also a criminal case to determine whether the dismissal of the Komi trump’s attempt to obstruct justice. Later, two cases are joined into one.
It is noted that the suspicions of ties with Russia trump the FBI has arisen during elections in 2016. He then appealed to the Kremlin with a request to find and make public the contents of e-mail, Hillary Clinton, who was his opponent. Another reason was the dossier on trump, compiled by the former spy Christopher Steele. It was argued that Russia could blackmail the elected President of the United States.
According to the publication, at the moment, the investigation is not known. According to the lawyer trump Rudolph Giuliani, that for a half year evidence of violation of national security was not, then, the FBI “found nothing”.
Himself Donald trump called The New York Times “flawed” newspaper, and Komi — “absolute scum”. He also noted that the investigation began “the former leaders of the FBI, almost all dismissed or forced to resign for very bad reasons.”
A case of alleged Russian intervention in the American elections in 2016, leads spectacular Robert Mueller 2017. Tasked to find out whether there was collusion between the headquarters of the trump and Russia. The Kremlin and the White house deny all accusations.
Russia has repeatedly accused of meddling in the US presidential election with the help of hackers. In June 2018, the US special services have put forward in absentia prosecution of 12 Russian scouts. According to them, Russian intelligence used by two hacker groups to hack servers the Democratic party.
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