Donald Trump calls the Washington Post report that he was under investigation the single greatest witch hunt is United States history. The latest media reports say the obstruction of justice investigation began just days after Mr Trump fired Mr Comey on 9 May.
His investigation then grew to include looking at whether President Trump fired FBI Director James Comey because he was unwilling to back off the Russian Federation investigation. That would be unsettling for a Justice Department where many top positions remain unfilled. Citing a memo from the general counsel's office of Trump's transition team, the Times said members were given the order on Thursday for any information involving Russian Federation or Ukraine in the latest sign of ...
Following their match against the current CONCACAF Gold Cup holders, Portugal are set to play hosts Russian Federation in Moscow on 21 June and New Zealand in Saint Petersburg on 24 June. Silva has been compared to a young Fernand Torres, the former Spain striker now playing for Atletico Madrid. Chile players had done their choreographed goal celebration routine and were moving back into position for the restart when referee Skomina signaled for a review.
Part of the original group of the Muslim supporters marched back to Occidental Square in Pioneer Square, where the speeches continued. Not anti-Muslim, she says, just anti-Sharia. Its highly effective grassroots campaign has resulted in more than 13 states introducing bills to ban Shariah law even though there would be clear constitutional constraints to somehow making religious law supersede USA law.
This was the first ever terrorist attack in the world where RDX was used on such a large scale. Feroz Khan was found guilty of supervising the landing of arms and ammunitions at a jetty in Raigad in January 1993 on directions from Mohammed Dossa.
However, Hamas condemned IS's claim, stating that the three Palestinians were operatives of Hamas and the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestinian, both of which groups also took credit for the attack. on a gathering of Jews" and vowed additional attacks. On Saturday, almost 350 Palestinians from the West Bank were sent back, according to Israeli police spokesperson Luba al-Samri.
Police say 58 people at the tower are now confirmed or presumed dead. Sixteen bodies have been taken to a mortuary for examination. "Whilst I sincerely hope that our work over the coming days means that we (will be) able to say that less people are confirmed as having died, I also have to consider the sad reality that this may rise", Metropolitan Police Cmdr.
That tweet from this morning seemed to be a swipe at Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who chose former FBI Director Robert Mueller to lead the Special Counsel probe of Russian election interference. Trump cited the memo in firing Comey. This morning, Trump said via his favorite means of communication that he is being investigated by the man who told him to fire the FBI Director.
Hammond also said he believed that the cladding used on the Grenfell Tower refurbishment, containing flammable polyethylene, was banned for a building of that height. Mr Khan said: "The people I have met have shown their resilience, they have shown a community coming together to grieve but also a community frustrated and angry".
Robert Mueller , special counsel for the inquiry into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, has not yet chose to investigate President Donald Trump for obstruction of justice, ABC's senior justice correspondent Pierre Thomas reports .
Metropolitan Police commander Stuart Cundy has said that there are still some bodies in Grenfell tower but conditions have been too hazardous to retrieve them. After a turbulent three months which has seen three militant attacks and now the tower blaze, Queen Elizabeth said "it is hard to escape a very sombre national mood", in a message on her official birthday.
Residents are said to be angry at the authorities' response to the Grenfell Tower blaze , which has killed at least 30 people. Tower residents and many others in the area are still struggling to come to terms with what they have seen and lived through.
Mrs May said: "Today I met Northern Ireland's five main parties with a clear focus on restoring devolved government to Northern Ireland as soon as possible". Sinn Féin said any deal between the DUP and the Conservatives must not undermine the Good Friday Agreement. The prime minister, he said, has also "just totally ignored the will of the people of Northern Ireland in terms of Brexit", he added.
Meanwhile, a separate source had said that the twins a few days ago but due to "minor" issues doctors were keeping them and Beyonce in hospital for a little while longer to keep an eye on them. "Although, he's going to have me beat once those twins show up". Reports suggesting the Drunk in Love hitmaker and her husband Jay Z became parents again earlier this week (beg12Jun17) emerged on Saturday (17Jun17), and now the new mum's dad has taken to Twitter to confirm the happy news.
Costa stated that he would soon announce "a period of national mourning". The disaster - the worst tragedy Portugal has experienced in decades - shook the nation, with the president declaring that the country's pain "knows no end". Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy tweeted that he was "overwhelmed by the tragedy at Pedrogao Grande". The "disproportionate loss of life" was a "new reality" that required "nerves of steel" to deal with as well as care and support for families affected, Mr ...
The Philadelphia 76ers , after their trade with Boston , will make it two straight seasons picking first overall and the fourth consecutive year picking in the top three. Adding Fultz to the mix would give Philadelphia three young players with tremendous upside. This could be the final stand for both teams in a deal involving Butler and the Celtics .
Still, Chris Ruddy, the CEO of Newsmax and a Trump friend, suggested the president was already thinking about "terminating" Mueller from his position as special counsel. "Mr". The new talk about dismissing Mueller appeared to be coming from Trump allies - including some close to White House strategist Steve Bannon - who are increasingly frustrated with the prospect of a long and winding probe.
The president is not under investigation", Sekulow told Tapper. The lawyer, Jay Sekulow, contended the tweet was not a confirmation of the investigation, but instead a response to a report in The Washington Post . The president is not a subject or target of investigation. I believe Comey was correct when he did not agree to Trump's request. "If we want to put all this behind us, let's find out what happened, let's put it out there, and let's not undermine the credibility of the ...
The Senate signalled it's ready to expand sanctions against Russian Federation amid a probe into its meddling in the U.S. presidential election, and to let Congress review any move by President Donald Trump to lift existing penalties. The lower House of Representatives must still approve the bill before it would reach Trump's desk. While Corker was measured, other Republican and Democrat senators said Russian Federation needed to understand the US position on its election interference.
EU Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier has warned London not to waste time , as Brussels waits for embattled British Prime Minister Theresa May to name a date for talks. May, who ahead of the June referendum supported remaining in the European Union, has promised to start the Brexit talks next week but opponents of a sharp break with the European Union took her woes as a chance to push back against her strategy.
But Mr Mueller has been appointed special counsel to investigate Russian involvement in the presidential election and possible collusion with the Trump campaign. Rosenstein and Mueller are, for now, unlikely to be fired immediately. "Nice", Mr Trump wrote in his first tweet. She's the associate attorney general, which makes her third in command at the Justice Department behind Rosenstein and Sessions.
Bush administrations, US officials told the WSJ. US special envoy Joseph Yun was a household name to nearly no one before Warmbier's return to OH last Tuesday, yet he joins an exceedingly short list of USA officials to set foot in furtive North Korea in recent years.
Organisers estimated at least 1,400 were involved, with many waving placards. The residents of Grenfell Tower have continued to express their anger that nothing was done about the fire risks in the building, despite various complaints they submitted with the council and the fire brigade.
PM Modi also asserted the need for smooth connectivity in the region and suggested an enhancement to better support the trades and investments. The new of the murders came out before the SCO (Shanghai Cooperation Organisation) Astana summit and triggered deep disappointment and grief among the Chinese public.
Head of the Syrian agency for human rights, Rami Abdulrahman expressed doubt over the purported report that Baghdadi may have died in an airstrike. The leader of the Islamic sect Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, who was killed following the strike, was also at the meeting, the ministry said. Su-35 and Su-34 jets were used in the strike, which was preceded by drone reconnaissance flights, the ministry said.