The U.S. Department of justice under pressure from the Congress has asked former FBI Director Robert Mueller to lead an investigation of a possible intervention of Russia in the U.S. presidential election and about the relations of the campaigns of Donald trump with the Kremlin, according to Reuters.
The appointment of Mueller was welcomed by politicians of both the Republican and Democratic parties.
A day earlier, the President of the United States Donald trump said that no politician in the history of the country had not seen such a bad and unfair attitude as he.
The announcement of the initiation of an investigation the US justice Department was made a week after President Donald trump has sent in the resignation of FBI Director James Comey.
James Comey was removed from office a day after hearings in the legal Subcommittee of the U.S. Senate in the case of relationships, Michael Flynn, former adviser to trump on national security, with Russian politicians. Also discussed was the possible intervention of Russia in the presidential campaign in the United States.
According to us media reports, a few days before his unexpected resignation of the head of the FBI James Komi has addressed in the Ministry of justice with a request for his Department supplementary budget with the aim to intensify the investigation of suspicions of Russian interference in the presidential election.