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Russian Federation is now a criminal matter, senators say after 'sobering' briefing

The public interest, he said, "requires me to place this investigation into the authority of a person who exercises a degree of independence from the normal chain of command". The meeting itself was in a special constructed room beneath the Capitol created to prevent electronic eavesdropping. In appointing Mueller, the Justice Department selected a seasoned law enforcement veteran who guided the Federal Bureau of Investigation through the aftermath of the September 11 attacks and led its ...


Enda Kenny has resigned as Fine Gael leader

Enda Kenny has resigned as Fine Gael leader

It's all happening in Fine Gael this week. . In his statement Mr Kenny said he will remain as Taoiseach until June 2nd. Government chief whip Regina Doherty is expected to follow suit later today. "While over the years we have had our differences on many political and policy issues, I have always appreciated Enda's decency, good humour and approachability", he said.



What the White House has said about special prosecutors

Susan Collins, a Republican, also confirmed similar details revealed during the briefing. "He knew that Comey was going to be removed prior to him writing the memo", McCaskill told reporters Thursday. Durbin said that Rosenstein said that Mueller would draw the scope of the investigation, have sufficient resources and won't be interfered with by the administration.


High possibility of conflict: S. Korean PM

High possibility of conflict: S. Korean PM

I will do everything I can to establish peace on the Korean peninsula. He said the council is exploring many different avenues to proceed and "clearly sanctions are a way to go", but also diplomacy. The Security Council condemned the test. And despite United Nations' economic sanctions against a country that has always been shrouded in secrecy, Kim remains undaunted.


Kapil Mishra on hunger strike, demands details of foreign tours'

Kapil Mishra on hunger strike, demands details of foreign tours'

Please give all the details of your cabinet ministers' foreign tours. Where was the money spend? How did they all go on on foreign tours? Mr Modi's party rejected these allegations, and asked Mr Kejriwal to respond to Mr Mishra's claims. In order to investigate the matter, summons were issued to AAP but they were reluctant to attend the proceedings in response.The IT department also probed the receipt of "voluntary contributions" to AAP.