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Search at Donald Trump: more details about to be revealed

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The operation, which has angered his supporters, was carried out at his residence in Mar-a-Lago, Florida, on Monday by agents of the FBIthe US Federal Police.

She seems to have had the objective of finding highly confidential documents taken away by the ex-president when he left the White House.

According to washington postsome documents sought could even relate to the American nuclear arsenal, but Donald Trump denounced a propagandaearly Friday, on his social network Truth Social.

The highly unusual willingness of the Justice Department to release the search warrant, announced Thursday by US Attorney General Merrick Garland, was welcomed by Donald Trump.

The ex-president agrees

Not only will I not oppose the publication of the documents […] but I will go further by ENCOURAGING their immediate publicationwrote the Republican billionaire on Thursday evening, who had nevertheless refrained from making public the copy of the mandate he had received.

Donald Trump’s lawyers have until 3 p.m. to follow up on Merrick Garland’s proposal, which assured Thursday, during an exceptional press conference, to have personally approved the search.

Merrick Garland speaks into a microphone

US Attorney General Merrick Garland has said the search warrant for the Mar-a-Lago, Florida residence where former President Donald Trump lives will be made public.

Photo: Reuters/Evelyn Hockstein

Mr. Garland also denounced during his brief televised address the baseless attacks came from the Republicans against his department and against the FBI.

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The department does not make such decisions lightly.he underlined, adding that the case took on a important public interestthree months before the mid-term legislative elections.

Secret Archives Wanted

In requesting the confidentiality of the mandate, the Department of Justice cited, without contradicting them, the declarations of representatives of Donald Trump indicating that the FBI was looking for archival White House documents, possibly classified top secret.

Monday’s search was the first ever to target a former US president.

Outraged, Donald Trump said Monday on Truth Social that his lawyers were cooperating fully with the authorities whenh30 am, by a VERY large number of officers”,”text”:”suddenly and without warning, Mar-a-Lago was raided, at 06:30 am, by a VERY large number of officers”}}” >Suddenly and without warning, Mar-a-Lago was raided, at 6:30 a.m., by a VERY large number of officers.

He complained in particular about the fact that the FBI agents had searched the closets of the first lady Melania Trump.

On Wednesday, he even suggested that the federal police may have had square false evidence against him during this operation.

Republican sympathizers, although known for their support for the forces of order, castigated the intervention of the FBIso much so that an association of agents denounced calls unacceptable […] violence against the police.

Thursday, a gunman, who had tried to enter FBI offices in Ohio (north of the United States), was killed by the police after a long confrontation.

behind their president

Following the search, the Republican tenors joined forces with their former president, who retains a strong hold on the Conservative Party and plans to be a presidential candidate again in 2024.

His former vice-president Mike Pence, yet a potential rival in two years, expressed his deep concern after the police operation.

The ex-real estate magnate, at the heart of the judicial news of the United States, was also subjected on Wednesday to a hearing under oath before the Attorney General of New York.

He then continued to invoke, for four hours and more than 440 times, according to the American press, his right not to answer questions under the 5th Amendment of the Constitution.

Letitia James, New York State’s top magistrate, has been investigating civil cases since 2019 on suspicion of financial and tax fraud within the family group Trump Organization.

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