President Trump, Mike Rogers, Russia discussed on World News This Week - Full Episode: Friday, June 16, 2017

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They're the president reportedly asked coats to intervene in the investigation into fired national security adviser michael flynn the president also reportedly called coats and nsa director admiral mike rogers and ask them to publicly declared there was no collusion with russia they refused according to the washington post rogers is former deputy wrote a memo at the time documenting that phone call and now the special council investigators want to talk to all three men also this week attorney general jeff sessions faced tough questions on capitol hill but the firing of fbi director james comey and his own ties to russian officials a b c senior justice correspondent pierre thomas with more further the cameras of the american people attorney general jeff sessions in the hotseat you solomon for fellow the truth and the whole truth nothing but the truth of god added fleet sessions defiant saying he recused himself from the russian investigation from the very start because he was on the trump campaign are accused myself from any investigation into the campaign for president but i did not rookies myself from defending not honour against scurrilous and false allegations but sessions was repeatedly pressed about any meetings with the russians as a member of the trump campaign in particular a possible third beating he never acknowledged within candidate donald trump was to speak and the russian ambassador was there if any brief interaction occurred in passing with the russian ambassedor during that reception addi not remember and this suggestion.

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