MOSCOW, 9 Jan — RIA Novosti. Spectacular in the case of “Russian interference” in the U.S. presidential election in 2016 Robert Mueller intends to question the U.S. leader, Donald trump, writes the Washington Post, citing sources.
According to the newspaper, Mueller said the lawyers of the head of state about the intention to interrogate trump in the investigation of “Russian Affairs”. It is expected that the questioning will take place in the “next few weeks”.
One of interlocutors of the edition expressed the opinion that trump may be really interested in questioning, as this would remove all questions about the alleged links of the headquarters of the President of the United States with Russia.
However, the sources of the Washington Post noted that the protection of the head of state does not want to trump participated in the interrogation of “face to face”. It is reported that the lawyers of the US President discussed with the team of spectacular whether trump to provide written answers to some questions.
In the us Congress and the FBI are independent investigations of “Russian interference” in the presidential elections in 2016. Russian authorities have repeatedly called the charges unfounded, pointing out that no real evidence of the American side has not provided. The investigation of the “Russian intervention”