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Trump entrusts the 2016 Russia probe investigation to Barr

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Trump entrusts the 2016 Russia probe investigation to Barr
Trump entrusts the 2016 Russia probe investigation to Barr

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday spoke to reporters about his trust in U.S. attorney general William Barr in investigating the 2016 Russia probe.

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U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he is entrusting his attorney general, William Barr, to handle the investigation into the origins of a Justice Department probe into Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election.

Trump made the remarks to reporters a day after a person familiar with the matter said the department's review is now a criminal investigation.

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