FBI director to testify on Trump wiretapping claim and Russia campaign links

James Comey to appear before House of Representatives committee amid inquiry into Russia’s role in US election

The FBI director is due to appear on Monday morning before a congressional committee which will ask him whether Donald Trump was wiretapped and whether there was collusion between the Trump campaign and Moscow.

James Comey’s appearance in the House of Representatives, alongside intelligence chiefs past and present, will be a climactic moment in the investigation of Russia’s role in last year’s US presidential election, that has dogged the early weeks of the Trump administration. But it is unclear how many of the key unanswered questions will be resolved.

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March 20th, 2017 by