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White House forced to deny report Trump urged FBI to drop Michael Flynn investigation

The Guardian / US 334 sources

James Comey memos show president asked former FBI director to ‘let go’ investigation into ex-national security adviser’s ties to Russia, report says

Trump asked FBI's Comey to drop Flynn inquiry - reports

BBC.com

The White House denies the president ever asked the former FBI chief to halt the investigation.

Comey Memo Says Trump Asked Him to End Flynn Investigation

“I hope you can let this go,” the president told the F.B.I. director in an Oval Office meeting in February, according to a memo James B. Comey wrote.

Trump 'asked FBI boss to drop Flynn inquiry'

Sky News / US News

Donald Trump asked then-FBI director James Comey to drop an investigation into ex-national security adviser Michael Flynn, The New York Times says.

Comey Memo Claims Trump Urged Him to Drop Flynn Probe: Sources

NBC News / Politics

The request was documented in a memo written by Comey as part of a paper trail documenting what he believed to be the president's campaign to derail the FBI's investigation of alleged ties to his presidential campaign, the sources say.…

Comey says Donald Trump asked him to end Flynn probe, NBC News confirms

CNBC / U.S.

President Donald Trump asked ousted FBI Director James Comey to "let go" of the investigation into former national security advisor Michael Flynn, The New York Times reported on Tuesday.

Trump asked Comey to end investigation of Michael Flynn: source

Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump asked then-FBI Director James Comey to end the agency's investigation into ties between former White House national security adviser Michael Flynn and Russia, according to a source who has…

Trump Reportedly Asked James Comey To Stop Michael Flynn Investigation

The Huffington Post

Exactly one week after President Donald Trump fired FBI Director James Comey, the White House is battling reports that the president asked Comey to end the investigation of former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn.

Trump Impeachment Calls After James Comey Memo Claims President Asked FBI To Drop Russia Investigation

Huffington Post UK

Another day, another scandal enveloping the White House - only this one is the biggest yet.

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