Trump-Russia inquiry: Australian PM denies US relationship damaged by Downer report

Country
Australia (AU)
Score
4.1
Source
The Guardian
Time
2018-01-01 (UTC)
ID
10497030

Malcolm Turnbull does not deny report that information from diplomat Alexander Downer sparked FBI investigation The Australian prime minister, Malcolm Turnbull, has not denied a report that information from senior diplomat Alexander Downer helped spark the FBI investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 US election. On Monday Turnbull conceded he had not talked to anyone in the Trump administration since the New York Times story detailing Downer’s role in the investigation broke. But Turnbull said he was not at all worried his relationship with Donald Trump had been damaged. Continue reading...