Trump asked Comey to halt Flynn investigation

Comey kept his own log of all his discussions with Trump because he was suspicious of the president's motives, according to the source. Comey would write down everything that happened - the good and the bad. "And in fact when I chose to just do it, I said to myself, I said 'you know, this Russian Federation thing with Trump and Russian Federation is a made-up story, it's an excuse by the Democrats for having lost an election that they should have won, '" Trump told Holt.

Putin Offers U.S. Record of Trump-Lavrov Talks in Secrets Row

Shortly after the news broke Tuesday that the intelligence Trump shared came from Israel, Trump spoke by phone with Netanyahu. "You will appreciate it's a really sensitive area". "This is the most important defense and security relationship that we have around the world". The latest drama has rattled already shaky confidence in the president in Washington.

Chinese rappers warn S Korea on US missile defense system

Chinese rappers warn S Korea on US missile defense system

The US ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley, has vowed to "call out" states backing North Korea and its nuclear ambitions, as tensions continue. Lee added authorities from the South go to the Panmunjom communications office at the border between the two Koreas every day and make daily checks for possible responses from North Korea.

The classified information Donald Trump shared is from Israeli sources

Chrystia Freeland and Harjit Sajjan dined with their US counterparts for foreign affairs and defence - Rex Tillerson and James Mattis. At the time , discussions "raised fears of a leakage of Israeli intelligence top-classified information, clandestine modus oprandi and sources ...

House Oversight Chairman Jason Chaffetz demands all Federal Bureau of Investigation documents on Trump, Comey

Maxine Waters said, earning applause during a speech at the Center for American Progress convention, a major gathering of progressive thinkers and politicians, on Tuesday. Mr Comey wrote the memo after he met in the Oval Office with Mr Trump, the day after the Republican president fired Mr Flynn on Feb 14 for misleading Vice-President Mike Pence about the extent of his conversations a year ago with Russia's ambassador Sergei Kislyak.