“I was asked a few questions. I answered them easily. We must be careful when you answer the questions of people who probably have very bad intentions, ” the Agency quotes the President.
Trump added that before the answers are sent, lawyers will look at them.
The Wall Street Journal writes that the President was also asked about his recent tweets, in which he called Mueller’s investigation “a disgrace to the nation.” “I’m not excited [about the investigation],” trump responded. In his tweets, trump also wrote that Mueller worked for the past eight years for President Barack Obama, which is wrong: eight years he worked under George W. Bush, and under Obama – only four years.
Former FBI Director Muller, among other things, is investigating whether there was a collusion between trump’s entourage and Russia in order to influence the outcome of the 2016 presidential election (both trump and Moscow deny it). He achieved through oral questioning elected President, but I am opposed to lawyers trump. As a result, Muller softened his position and said he was ready to take the testimony in writing, trump in late October made it clear that he would answer the questions of the special Prosecutor in this format.
Also, Mueller investigates, notwithstanding whether trump justice, dismissing the head of the FBI James Komi in may 2017. Trump’s lawyer, former mayor of new York Rudolf Giuliani in early September said that trump will not answer questions about this until the investigation of collusion with Russia is completed.