Published: Thu, May 18, 2017
USA | By Kelli Rowe

Putin: Russia willing to turn over transcript of Trump meeting with Russians

In each case, an administration official of effect has gone on the record to refute the report with neither the White House nor reporters able to prove the validity of either side.

At least six candidates for the bureau's top spot headed to the Department of Justice on Saturday to interview for the position, which was vacated when James Comey was sacked this week. Flynn's 24-day run on the National Security Committee was the shortest stint as national security adviser ever.

'I hope you can see your way clear to letting this go, to letting Flynn go, ' the USA president asked Comey. Having finally obtained control of the House, Senate and the White House, Republicans have ambitious goals for rewriting the nation's health care law and tax code. For a president to be removed from office, two-thirds of senators present must vote to convict: a high hurdle, by design. Israel is a key USA ally and a major source of intelligence in the Middle East.

The official said the disclosure came as Trump boasted about his access to classified intelligence.

"We can make a fast decision", Trump told reporters on his way to fly to southern Virginia on Saturday.

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"Whether one of our Chibok girls or not, our joy and excitement is the same for everyone in captivity who regains their freedom. When she does see her daughter, the mother told Idahosa that she "will carry her [daughter] on her back like a baby".

Trump is mulling expanding the communications team and has eyed hiring producers from Fox News, according to one White House official.

FILE - In this May 8, 2017, file photo, then-FBI Director James Comey speaks to the Anti-Defamation League National Leadership Summit in Washington. "It's the traitor who disclosed this information".

Trump added that it's "possible" he would hire a new director before he departs for his first foreign trip on Friday.

"He hasn't shared those secrets with us", Putin said. "To date, the process of political struggle in the United States of concern to us, because it is hard for us to imagine what the people who generate such nonsense on the basis of inciting anti-Russian sentiments, can think of next", Putin said.

The original Washington Post article made exactly this point. The official spoke on condition of anonymity because the official was not authorized to speak publicly. The New York Times reported Thursday that Trump asked Comey to pledge his loyalty to the president and that Comey refused.

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Former Lib Dem leader Nick Clegg praised Mr Farron's "passionate" manifesto speech, saying the election is about young people. To persuade voters, they need to be seen to be doing this for the right reasons in the eyes of the public.

The White House has played down the importance and secrecy of the information Mr Trump gave to the Russians, which had been supplied by Israel under an intelligence-sharing agreement. "He only respects politicians who have a strong stance", Erdemir said.

On Capitol Hill, Democrats and Republicans alike expressed concern. Sen.

Comey's memo, an apparent effort to create a paper trail of his contacts with the White House, would be the clearest evidence to date that the president has tried to influence the investigation.

President Donald Trump says he could name a new Federal Bureau of Investigation director by late next week, before he departs on his first foreign trip. Prior to delivering a commencement address at Liberty University on Saturday morning, the President remained largely out of the public eye. Following a meeting with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Trump said only that his meeting last week with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov was "very, very successful".

The FBI Agents Association has endorsed former Republican congressman Mike Rogers, an ex-FBI agent who led the House intelligence committee and had collegial relationships with his Democratic counterparts.

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Not to be forgotten, the Senate Judiciary Committee went the furthest with its request for information.

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