Another one bites the dust

Last week should have been something of a triumph for Donald Trump as he delivered his first State of the Union address. Instead, it was overshadowed by yet more upheaval in his administration

4th February, 2018
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Donald Trump delivers his State of the Union address in Washington last Tuesday, watched by vice-president Mike Pence and Speaker of the House Paul Ryan Pic: Getty

To lose one FBI director is unfortunate. To lose two in less than nine months could be seen as careless, if not downright reckless.

As the white-hot controversy over the so-called Devin Nunes memo peaks this weekend, there’s mounting speculation that US president Donald Trump’s role in the latest battle of the year-long war between the White House and the FBI could trigger the resignation of FBI director Christopher Wray and the dismissal of deputy...

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