FBI refuses to disclose documents on Trump’s call to Russia to hack Clinton

FBI decision to withhold records suggests Trump’s provocative election year comments are being seen as relevant to its own ongoing investigation

By Ed Pilkington in New York / The Guardian / Thursday 11 May 2017 06.00 EDT

Last modified on Thursday 11 May 2017 07.47 EDT

 


The US justice department is refusing to disclose FBI documents relating to Donald Trump’s highly contentious election year call on Russia to hack Hillary Clinton’s emails.