During the attack, Canadian resident from Quebec named Amor Ftouhi “referenced killings in Syria, Iraq, and Afghanistan,” according to a press release from the US Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Michigan.
US President Donald Trump called James Comey a "leaker" on Friday, following explosive testimony by the fired FBI director, in which he accused Trump in a US Senate hearing of lying and trying to quash an investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn.
Donald Trump warned ousted FBI director James Comey on Friday not to talk to the media, a highly unusual move that prompted fresh charges the US president is trying to silence the man who led an investigation into possible collusion between Trump's election campaign and Russia.
President Donald Trump on Thursday ran into resistance for calling ousted FBI chief James Comey a "showboat," an attack that was swiftly contradicted by top US senators and the acting FBI leader, who pledged that an investigation into possible Trump campaign ties to Russia would proceed with vigor.
Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe has directly contradicted a claim by President Donald Trump who recently fired FBI Director James Comey, saying he lost the confidence of the “rank and file” of the agency.
President Donald Trump lost confidence in FBI Director James Comey over the last several months and decided to fire him after hearing similar concerns from the deputy attorney general, the White House said on Wednesday.
President Donald Trump defended his firing of FBI Director James Comey on Wednesday, fighting a storm of criticism that the ouster was aimed at blunting an agency probe into his presidential campaign's possible collusion with Russia to sway the 2016 election.