Trump demanded that the FBI “replace” the documents seized during the search


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Former US President Donald Trump demanded to “return” documents seized by agents of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) during a search of his estate in Mar-a-Lago. According to him, the FBI officers seized boxes with materials that fall under attorney-client privilege, as well as papers protected by the so-called executive privilege (executive privilege, which implies the president's right not to disclose certain information— RBC). Back in February, the US National Archives and Records Administration suggested that Trump, leaving the presidency, took 15 boxes of documents from the White House, including classified documents. “They could get this (documents. to his house, claiming that he declassified these documents before his resignation from the presidency. The documents were later returned, however, according to media reports, the Ministry of Justice initiated the issuance of a search warrant to the FBI to make sure that no documents were taken away from the estate. He considered that the “greatest witch hunt” was launched against him; in the history of the country. The agents seized 11 boxes of classified documents with different levels of secrecy, including “top secret”, “confidential”; and TS/SCI, which refers to top secret information with sections intended only for the first persons of the state. Trump refused to testify against himself, citing several hours of interrogation on the Fifth Amendment to the US Constitution. In early August, the FBI raided the ex-president's Florida residence and seized 11 sets of classified documents. Thank you!»— Trump wrote. The politician stated this in the Truth Social social network he created, reports the New York Post. “I earnestly request that these documents be returned immediately to the place from which they were taken. Authors Tags Subscribe to RuTube RBC Live broadcasts, videos and recordings of programs on our RuTube channel

Источник rbc.ru “I once asked, “If you are innocent, why are you using the Fifth Amendment? Now I know the answer, — Trump explained. The ex-president is confident that the American authorities and the media are persecuting him, which is why he is forced to remain silent. In early August, the FBI raided the Florida residence of the former president of Mar-a-Lago. — RBC) anytime they wanted without playing politics and breaking into my residence in Mar-a-Lago,”— Trump said.