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Deputy attorney general sees no need for Russia probe special prosecutor: CNN
May 12, 2017 / 8:55 PM / 5 months ago

Deputy attorney general sees no need for Russia probe special prosecutor: CNN

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Deputy U.S. Attorney General Rod Rosenstein does not see a need at this time for a special prosecutor to investigate allegations Russia meddled in the U.S. election and possible collusion between Russian officials and the Trump campaign, CNN reported on Friday, citing unnamed sources.

FILE PHOTO: Rod Rosenstein, nominee to be Deputy Attorney General, testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington March 7, 2017. REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein/File Photo

Reporting by Eric Beech; Editing by Tim Ahmann

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