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Trump accuses Obama of wiretapping during 2016 presidential election

Trump accuses Obama of wiretapping during 2016 presidential election

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The United States president, Donald Trump has accused Barack Obama of wire tapping his calls before the presidential election in November last year.

In a series of tweets, Trump accused his predecessor of tapping on his office in New York without actually giving any evidence.

He further claimed that Obama had defied a court rejection of a request to tap his office, and invited a “good lawyer” to make a case against the alleged operation.

Trump defended Jeff Sessions, the US attorney general who is facing questions over his meeting with Russian ambassador to Washington. He claimed that it was Obama who had arranged such meetings.

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