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Comey firing: Trump team refutes explosive media claims

Comey firing: Trump team refutes explosive media claims

So did Mr Comey act correctly? Mr Garcia is a former NY prosecutor and Ms Fisher was an assistant attorney general for the Justice Department's criminal division. "He said 'you are not under investigation'". But about 11 people in all are being considered, U.S. media report. "There was no evidence whatsoever, at the time , of collusion between the Trump campaign and the Russians", said Clapper.



Lawyers outline Trump's Russian income

Their review also notably takes into account only Trump's returns from the past 10 years, leaving open questions about whether there were financial dealings with Russian Federation in earlier years. The $95 million sale in 2008 was for a mansion in Palm Beach, Florida, that Mr Trump bought up during an auction in 2004 for $41.35 million. It also does not suggest that Trump's willing to waive attorney-client privilege; the letter is addressed to Trump, generated on his request, and not to any ...



Emmanuel Macron faces new battle

Despite the heated race between the two candidates, voter turnout in the election was down sharply on previous years, with only 66 per cent of people casting their vote. She said her National Front (FN) needed to undergo a "profound transformation" ahead of parliamentary elections in June. "He's got 24 hours", he said.


Freed Chibok girls arrive in Abuja

Freed Chibok girls arrive in Abuja

The girls were to be taken to Abuja on Sunday to meet President Muhammadu Buhari , the presidency said, thanking security agencies, the Swiss government and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC). Presidential aide Bashir Ahmad tweeted a photograph of the girls, most of whom were sitting on the floor of Buhari's official residence, as the president sat in an armchair dressed in white traditional robes.



Donald Trump refers to 'tapes' that may exist of James Comey conversations

Under a post-Watergate law, the Presidential Records Act, recordings made by presidents belong to the people and can eventually be made public. Critics have assailed Trump for dismissing the Federal Bureau of Investigation chief at a time when the agency is investigating alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 USA election, and possible collusion between Moscow and the Trump presidential campaign.



Korea open to US dialogue under 'right conditions'

Choe Son Hui, North Korea's foreign ministry director general for U.S. affairs, made the comment to reporters in Beijing as she was travelling home from Norway, Yonhap said. "Track-two meetings are routinely held on a variety of topics around the world and occur independent of USA government involvement", a State Department official said.