MOSCOW, 21 APR — RIA Novosti. The US President Donald trump has hinted at a possible illegality of the appointment of spectracolor for investigation of “Russian Affairs”, once again made a mistake in the title of the post.
“(Former head of the FBI), James Comey was illegally passed secret documents to the press, to create a special Board (the “special Prosecutor”, in English these words are in tune, and trump is not the first time confuses them)? Therefore, the work of spectacular was launched on the basis of illegal actions? All know what that means?” — trump wrote on Twitter.
Previously, the newspaper the New York Times reported that trump in December of 2017 wanted to fire spectacular Robert Mueller, who is investigating attributed to Russia’s intervention in the American presidential election. The White house said that trump is not going to dismiss spectacular and later clarified that the President has that right.
Comey was appointed Director of the FBI in 2013 on the recommendation of President Barack Obama. In 2016, during the election campaign in the United States of Komi was in the center of the scandal, when investigating the activities of former Secretary of state and presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. Originally, the FBI found no criminal intent in that Clinton used a personal email server for official correspondence. But shortly before the elections re-opened the case on again opened circumstances. Later Clinton said that including the FBI’s actions led to its defeat.
James Comey illegally leaked classified documents to the press in order to generate a Special Council? Therefore, the Special Council was established based on an illegal act? Really, does everybody know what that means?
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) April 21, 2018
Trump, joining the powers of the President, left the Komi in the post, but in may 2017 was fired, calling it “ineffective leader.” Opponents of the head of state was associated with the investigation of “Russian intervention” in U.S. elections and the “Russian” relationships trump the environment, which led the FBI. Komi himself later said that trump asked for his loyalty in the context of this investigation.
The investigation of alleged Russian interference in American elections, as well as alleged links trump with the Russian Federation that contradict the White house and the Kremlin, conducted independent special Prosecutor Robert Mueller, and in both houses of Congress. Press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov called allegations of meddling in the election “completely unfounded”.