Monday, 5 February 2018

US lawmakers caution Trump against firing DOJ, FBI chiefs over memo.

Dick Durbin, the number two Senate Democrat, warned President Donald Trump against using a Republican memo as a pretext to firing top law enforcement officials (AFP Photo/ALEX WONG)
Washington (AFP) - Democrats on Sunday cautioned President Donald Trump that firing top law enforcement officials over the investigation into his campaign's links to Russia could spark a dangerous "confrontation," as Republican lawmakers broke ranks to say the probe should go on unhindered.

The warnings came two days after the Republican-led House intelligence committee released a declassified memo that claims Democrat-funded research prompted the FBI to spy on a former Trump campaign aide, Carter Page.

By Brian Knowlton.

Full story at Yahoo News.

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