US President Donald Trump has accused China of hacking the emails of Hillary Clinton, his Democratic opponent in the 2016 presidential election, but did not offer any evidence to back up the claim.
“Hillary Clinton’s Emails, many of which are Classified Information, got hacked by China,” Trump tweeted early on Wednesday.
The US president called on the FBI and the Department of Justice – which he has frequently attacked in recent days—to investigate the alleged hacking, saying otherwise “their credibility will be forever gone.”
Hillary Clinton’s Emails, many of which are Classified Information, got hacked by China. Next move better be by the FBI & DOJ or, after all of their other missteps (Comey, McCabe, Strzok, Page, Ohr, FISA, Dirty Dossier etc.), their credibility will be forever gone!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) August 29, 2018
This is not the first time Trump claims China hacked Democratic officials to…