US President Donald Trump at a news conference in Tokyo on Monday. Photo: Reuters

‘No obstruction’ no more: Robert Mueller’s statement prompts shift in Donald Trump’s talking points

  • US president and his aides were far more careful than usual to say that Attorney General Barr – not Mueller – cleared the president in the Russia probe
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US President Donald Trump at a news conference in Tokyo on Monday. Photo: Reuters
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US Special Counsel Robert Mueller delivers a statement on his investigation. Photo: Reuters

Robert Mueller says charging Donald Trump ‘was not an option’ for Russia probe, as Trump declares ‘case closed’

  • Mueller speaks for the first time after report outlined 10 instances in which Trump tried to impede the Russia investigation
  • He said that he will be leaving the Justice Department now that he has concluded his Russia investigation
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US Special Counsel Robert Mueller delivers a statement on his investigation. Photo: Reuters
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