Trumps office under pressure amid Russia investigation Play

Trumps office under pressure amid Russia investigation

US President Donald Trumps administration is under pressure over contacts with Russia before Trump took office. Several prominent figures of his team already stepped down over undisclosed meetings with the Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak. Mar 5, 2017
Former US National Intelligence boss James Clapper denies Donald Trump wiretapping by Barack Obama allegations Play

Former US National Intelligence boss James Clapper denies Donald Trump wiretapping by Barack Obama allegations

James Clapper, the former director of US National Intelligence, has rebutted claims that Barack Obama ordered the wiretapping of Donald Trump while the former president was still in office. On 4 March, US President Donald Trump sent a series of Tweets accusing his predecessor, but offering no evidence in support of his claims. Critics of Trump have said he is trying to deflect attention away from the controversy around his administration’s links to Russia. Republicans have asked to see the evidence for the claims. Mar 6, 2017