Rudy Giuliani, the lawyer of US President Donald Trump, says the president will take the opportunity to push for an end to the so-called Russia probe at the one-year anniversary of the appointment of special counsel Robert Mueller.
The Republican figure, who has recently adopted the role in the Trump administration, made the announcement in an interview with Bloomberg on Tuesday.
“We are going to try as best we can to put the message out there that it has been a year, there has been no evidence presented of collusion or obstruction, and it is about time for them to end the investigation,” said the former New York City mayor.
He further voiced hope that the push would convince authorities spearheading the investigation into alleged meddling by Russia in the 2016 presidential election, which yielded President Trump, as well as possible collusion between Trump associates and the Kremlin.
“We don’t want to signal our action if this…