White House warned Michael Flynn was 'compromised'

In March Clapper told "Meet the Press" that as DNI, he had seen no evidence of collusion between Russian operatives and the Trump campaign team. Press secretary Sean Spicer was asked again and again about Yates' testimony to a Senate Judiciary subcommittee that she warned White House officials that Trump's since-fired first national security adviser, Michael Flynn , was compromised by Russian Federation.

Tillerson's Israel Comments Got The Worst Kind Of Guy 'Furious'

He is said to be frustrated that the president has not fulfilled his campaign pledge to move the embassy. When President Trump visits Jerusalem's Western Wall, one of the holiest Jewish sites in the world, during his trip to Israel next week, he will be the first-ever sitting U.S.

Donald Trump `asked Comey to shut down Flynn investigationĀ“

Comey's description of the event make clear his understanding of the conversation was that the president was seeking to impede the investigation, according to people who have read the account or had it read to them, these people said. He reportedly shared the memo with top Federal Bureau of Investigation associates. "We're going to have a lot of great success over the next coming years and we want to get as many to help fight terrorism as possible".

McCain: Latest Trump revelations 'Watergate size and scale'

McCain: Latest Trump revelations 'Watergate size and scale'

Stay tuned: The NYT highlights two key facts: (1) Comey wrote a memo after every interaction with the president, including some that remain classified, so there might be more shoes yet to drop and (2) an Federal Bureau of Investigation agent's notes are widely held up as admissible in court proceedings.

Korea's new president, Trump to hold talks in late June

Korea's new president, Trump to hold talks in late June

National Security Council director for East Asia, said Moon's spokesman Yoon Young-chan. The move represented a significant development from Seoul under the government of liberal leader Moon following his victory in last week's presidential election.

France's Macron appoints centre-right PM to widen appeal

Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday evening to discuss issues including Syria and climate change, and he is set to visit French troops in Africa on Friday, sources said. Mr Philippe served as Mr Juppe's campaign spokesman during the Republicans party primary. Trained as a lawyer, Mr. Philippe has worked in the private sector, including for French nuclear giant Areva and an American law firm.