Business Russian: the prosecutor Mueller wants to question a former top official of the White House

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    Sunday, 13 August, 2017 09:42

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    The special prosecutor, Robert Mueller seeks to interrogate the former general secretary of the White House, Reince Priebus, as part of its investigation, including a possible collusion between the entourage of Donald Trump and Russia during the campaign of 2016 in the United States, reveals the New York Times Sunday.

    To determine if there has been a willingness to obstruct justice on the part of the president, Robert Mueller wanted to hear from several members or former members of the administration of Donald Trump about the dismissal steep of the former director of the FBI James Comey, according to the newspaper.

    At the end of July, always in the case of Russian that has poisoned the beginning of the mandate of the billionaire, the FBI has conducted a search in a residence of the former campaign manager of the president, Paul Manafort.

    Members of the team of Robert Mueller has also asked the White House to provide documents relating to Michael Flynn, former national security adviser, returned shortly after his appointment because of his contacts non-declared with Russian officials during the campaign.

    According to several u.s. media, Mr. Mueller has recently formed a grand jury, which could lead to criminal prosecution.

    Cacique of the republican party, installed the key position of general secretary of the White House from the swearing-in of Donald Trump, Reince Priebus has been replaced by general John Kelly on 28 July in the framework of the reorganization of the executive american.

    The New York Times reports that James Comey and Reince Priebus met in February, and that the director of the FBI has recalled the secretary-general of the White House that the exchanges between the FBI and officials in the White House were forbidden, in order to avoid any political intervention.

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    Washington, August 13, 2017 (AFP) – 08/13/17 09:11

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