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Podcast: A Conversation with FBI Director Christopher Wray

Jul 19, 2018
CATEGORY: U.S.A., World

Lester Holt, NBC Nightly News anchor, interviews FBI Director Christopher Wray on June 18 at the Aspen Security Forum.

FBI Director Christopher Wray is firm in his position that Russia was involved in the 2016 presidential campaign. “The intelligence community’s assessment has not changed,” he says, “and my view has not changed, which is that Russia attempted to interfere with the last election.” Wray spoke July 18 at the Aspen Security Forum in Aspen, Colorado. His interviewer, Lester Holt of NBC News, also asked Wray about the indictment of 12 Russian nationals, the Robert Mueller investigation, China, and North Korea. The Aspen Security Forum is a yearly gathering of top-level government officials, industry experts, and journalists. It’s held by the Institute’s Homeland Security Program.

 

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