Jeff Sessions questioned in Robert Mueller’s Russia collusion probe

Donald Trump and Jeff Sessions sit together.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.

Key points:
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…

via Jeff Sessions questioned in Robert Mueller’s Russia collusion probe – Donald Trump’s America – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)