Donald Trump fires FBI director James Comey

Donald Trump has fired the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) director, James Comey, raising concerns about the ongoing investigation on Russia's involvement in 2016 presidential elections.

The FBI is investigating whether members of President Trump’s campaign colluded with Russia to influence the 2016 election.

Also read: FBI confirms Trump presidential campaign investigation

According to US foreign policy expert, Brookes Spector, Trump used the phrase "you are terminated" when firing Comey.

Spector says Trump cited Comey’s handling of the Hillary Clinton email investigation as the reason behind his decision.

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