Trump claims 'nasty relationship' with Mueller, conflicts of interest
Trump claims 'nasty relationship' with Mueller, conflicts of interest
Trump has attacked special counsel Robert Mueller for not disclosing his conflicts of interest
02 August, 2018, 23:30
Trump tweeted Sunday. "The Robert Mueller Rigged Witch Hunt, headed now by 17 (increased from 13, including an Obama White House lawyer) Angry Democrats, was started by a fraudulent Dossier, paid for by Crooked Hillary and the DNC".
"I have been sitting here looking in the federal code, trying to find collusion as a crime", Giuliani said on "Fox & Friends " on Monday.
It's unclear whether Giuliani's latest line of argument is a strategic change in the Trump team's approach to the allegations, or just another pair of freewheeling interviews from the always outspoken former mayor.
The investigation also has exposed Moscow's aggressive outreach to the Trump campaign, including a promise of "dirt" on Democratic rival Hillary Clinton in a meeting attended by Trump's son, Donald Trump Jr.
Legal experts, however, have repeatedly said that anyone found collaborating with Russian Federation on the 2016 election could be charged with other crimes, such as conspiracy, and special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation has not concluded.
The Trump legal team is open to Mueller interviewing Trump with questions related to "an area of collusion, not obstruction", Giuliani said on Monday.
This comes despite legal experts saying that anyone found to be colluding with Russian Federation will be liable to be charged with criminal offenses such as conspiracy.
THE FACTS: It is correct to say that election collusion isn't a precise legal term.
Samsung Electronics misses forecast on lower phone sales To bounce back from sluggish sales, Samsung announced it will be introducing a new Galaxy Note a little bit earlier than usual. If the estimate is realized, the Galaxy S9 would become the worst performing S-model since the Galaxy S3 in 2012.
At least 3 killed in Zimbabwe post-election violence But the one thing Zimbabweans want right now more than anything is an answer: who has won the election , officially. ZEC chairwoman Priscilla Chigumba, a high court judge, has flatly rejected allegations of bias and rigging.
Apple makes history with $1 trillion market valuation Apple said it expects revenue of $60 billion to $62 billion for the fiscal fourth quarter that ends in September 30. The stock has been rising since Tuesday when it reported better than expected results for the three months to June.
The meeting was also attended by former campaign chair Paul Manafort, whose role Giuliani diminished Monday, and Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner.
Host Alisyn Camerota asked why it was up to Mueller to support the president's tweet.
"Enough is enough, ' Giuliani vented".
He provided no evidence that the team led by Mueller, a Republican appointed by Republicans, is biased against him. He nearly still does. 'I can't tell you, ' he siad. Papadopoulos, a former Trump campaign adviser, has since pleaded guilty to making a false statement to the Federal Bureau of Investigation and is cooperating with the Mueller probe.
Trump, in his tweets on Sunday, re-aired his incorrect assertion that the dossier of anti-Trump research compiled by former MI6 official Christopher Steele sparked the Russian Federation investigation.
Trump also argued Mueller could not be impartial in the probe because he worked for a law firm that had represented Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner. "Then something happens. (Former Trump personal attorney Michael Cohen) gets raided". Only 1 with the president of the united States, ' Giuliani said.
The opposition alleged irregularities, saying results were not posted outside one-fifth of polling stations as required by law. Observers say it could be a tight race, but the opposition has said it will protest if their candidate is defeated.
The former worldwide cricket star Imran Khan promises a "new Pakistan " as he claimed victory in the country's general election. This was the first conversation between the two leaders after the results of the July 25 elections in Pakistan were announced.
And let's not forget Trump's obsession with European military spending. "Sales have been great ever since 2015", she said. So what do the two sides want? "And we are going to be pushing the administration for a long-term solution.
Authorities had not reopened any evacuated neighbourhoods where fires raged due to safety and ongoing investigations. The bulldozer operator was identified by the Shasta County Sheriff's Department as Don Ray Smith of Pollock Pines.
The biggest exporter of American-made cars is a German company - BMW, through its plant in Spartanburg, South Carolina. As with Europe, Trump has accused China of unfair trade practices that hurt US sales and undercut American workers.
Those of you in the United Kingdom should look for this eclipse starting in at around 11PM (that's 23:00 hours) local time. During an annular eclipse, NASA uses ground and space instruments to view the corona when the moon blocks the sun's glare.
Global DAU rates increased by 11% compared to the year-ago quarter, but they were still below what Wall Street was calling for. The company may have halted more ad purchases than expected as it applied a broad definition of what's considered "political".
Dumoulin, a time trial specialist and strong climber racing for Sunweb, was always likely to emerge as Sky's closest challenger. A member of the Gendarme caused the two men to stop abruptly and crash before he then pulled Chris Froome off his bicycle.
Roads out of the city, which is home to 90,000 people, have been left jammed with motorists trying to escape the flames. Director Kyle Pickett is now leaving the Redding area after an evacuation order. "Wildfires are getting more erratic".
Unlike the Carr Fire, authorities don't know what started the Ferguson Fire , which has now engulfed almost 63,000 acres. The Mendocino Complex Fire is a combined 80,408 acres as of Tuesday night, and is made up of the Ranch and River fires .
The material includes photographs and possibly notes that prosecutors believe were not relevant to the government's case. Manafort, a longtime Republican operative and businessman, appeared in court for the hearing in a green prison jumpsuit.
Meadows and Jordan could still force the issue on Thursday before lawmakers head home for the House's month-long August recess. It would require a vote in favor from a majority of the House and two-thirds of the Senate.
White House: Trump receives new letter from Kim Jong Un
Last week, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told senators that Pyongyang was continuing to produce fuel for nuclear bombs. The handover of the 55 caskets last Friday was part of the commitment Kim Jong-un made to Trump at the June 12th summit.
North Korea said to be working on new missiles
The officials say evidence, including satellite photos taken recently, suggests that construction is underway on one or two ICBMs. North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un waves before departing Pyongyang to Singapore on June 10, 2018.
Vote count underway in Zimbabwe
The Zimbabwe Electoral Commission said it had so far released results for seven parliament seats out of 210. ZEC chairwoman Priscilla Chigumba told journalists today: "We will not subvert [the people's will]".
Russia's Putin tells Trump: 'Be my guest in Moscow'
Russian Federation and the United States have a stake in that, the whole word has a stake in that, in not starting an arms race. It led to him reading out a clarification in which he said he had misspoken, mixing up the word "would" with "wouldn't" .
WTF Moments from Roseanne Barr's 'Hannity' interview
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It is known who is afraid of Meghan Markle
Such changes will surely only help boost her efforts to fit in with the Royals and take the worldwide stage as a humanitarian. However, for all the praise she has been receiving, Meghan has also attracted a fair amount of scorn from royal commenters.
Molinari breaks Italy's majors duck - English
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Arsenal boss Emery predicts 'big season' for Ozil
Ozil also blamed the German Football Federation (DFB) for failing to defend him against his most strident critics. Arsenal take on Atletico Madrid at the National Stadium before they also play Paris St Germain on Sunday.
Why Imran Khan as Pakistan PM is a concern for India
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