the Report can be read on the department of justice website. The confidential portions have, however, maskats.
through various prosecution brought as a result of the inquiry according to the report, been able to conclude, ”the majority of links between the people in the Trumps campaign and individuals linked to the Russian government”.
”These connections included the Russian offers of help with the campaign. In some cases, the campaign sympathetic to receiving aid, but rejected it in other cases”, the report said.
In the end, the commission has not been able to prove that Trump's campaign ”co-ordinated, or conspired” with the Russian government in the valpåverkande activities.
contains the report, however, as expected, the more ”unfavorable observations” regarding potentially obstruction of justice.
”If we have been convinced after a thorough investigation that the president has not prevented the justice had we ruled it. However, based upon the facts and the current law in this area we can not make such assessment”, the report said, according to Politico.
”Despite the fact that this report does not establish that the president committed a crime, we can therefore not whitewash him,” continue the investigators.
William Barr in his short description of the findings of the investigation, which was released in march, but according to The Guardian is preceded by a reasoning that is significantly more disadvantageous for the Trump. There, type mueller's team that they found ”the evidence regarding the president's actions and intentions,” which ”prevents us from reaching a definitive conclusion in determining whether the crime has been committed or not”.
In a paragraph, they write: ”the President's attempts to influence the investigation were mostly unsuccessful, but that is largely due to the people around the president would not carry out his orders or requests”.
a description of Trump's reaction when he heard that a special prosecutor has been appointed to start the investigation. According to notes made by Jody Hunt, the then chief of staff of attorney general Jeff Sessions, got the news Trump to sink back in his chair and say: ”oh my God. This is terrible. This is the end of my presidency. I'm fucked up”, it says in the report.
Trump should have tried to get Mueller fired in July 2017, notes CNN. According to the report, he shall have instructed former White house lawyer Don McGahn to call Rod Rosenstein, the then acting minister of justice, and say that Mueller ”had a conflict of interest and must be removed”. McGahn shall, however, have refused to call and said that he would rather resign.
released Trumps legal team a prepared statement, in which they call the results a ”total victory” for the president.
”After a 17-month long investigation, the testimony from around 500 witnesses, 2.800 lawsuits, near 500 search warrant, 1.4 million pages of documents and a president who has been uncooperative, without precedent, it is clear that there has been any violation,” they write, according to Reuters.
the Text is updated.