United States Attorney-General Jeff Sessions was questioned last week by investigators examining potential collusion between Russia and President Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign, a Justice Department spokesman has revealed.
Mueller is looking into whether Trump has sought to obstruct the Russia investigation
Former FBI director Comey’s sacking is likely one area of interest to Mueller’s team
Sessions’ participation in a March 2016 meeting of Trump’s national security advisers could also be examined
The interview marked the first time that special counsel Robert Mueller’s office is known to have interviewed a member of Mr Trump’s cabinet, and is another serious development in an investigation that has hung over Mr Trump’s year-old presidency.
Mr Trump said he was “not at all” concerned about the questioning…