The Russia-investigations of the U.S. special investigator Robert Mueller are apparently nearing completion. The reigning U.S. attorney Matthew Whitaker said on Monday. “The investigation is, as far as I know, to be on the verge of complete,” said Whitaker. “I hope that we will get the report as soon as possible.” Details Whitaker mentioned.
The former FBI chief Robert Mueller is investigating with his Team since may of 2017, the influence of Russia on the U.S. presidential election of 2016 and a possible involvement of the electoral camp of Donald Trump. Mueller has now accused a number of persons from Trumps environment, it amounted to allegations such as perjury, obstruction of Justice and tax. Six well-known since guilty and cooperate with Mueller.
the Last charges against the longtime Trump adviser Roger was charged Stone: Mueller accuses him of, among other things, to have the US Congress lied to, to cover up his involvement in the Russia affair.
Video: Roger Stone in Florida
Trump, taken in the investigations, has criticized sharply, and as a “witch-hunt”. The US President denies any collusion with Russia. Even Whitaker had expressed in the past to be critical of Mueller’s investigation.
Michael Cohen is on 8. February statements
Explosive Details for the affair are expected to be of trump’s Ex-lawyer, Michael Cohen. He initially wanted to testify publicly in front of the U.S. Congress, pulled back the commitment, however, with reference to security concerns. Then, Cohen received a binding subpoena, and now the date is set: Cohen is on 8. February before the house intelligence Committee statements, as the Chairman of the Committee, Adam Schiff, told. The hearing will not be open to the public.
Cohen was more than a decade, a close Confidant of Trumps. Meanwhile, the two crossed swords and Cohen is collaborating with Mueller. In December, a Federal court in New York, Cohen was convicted of, among other things, for tax evasion and false statements before the Congress to a three-year prison sentence. He had given, to have the Congress at its Russia-investigations in connection with a planned construction project Trumps in Moscow lied to. He has to his sentence on 6. March compete.