WSJ: in the United States formed the Grand jury investigation “Russian trace” in the elections
NEW YORK, August 3. /TASS/. Spectacular USA Robert Mueller engaged in the trial about allegations of Russian interference in American elections, formed the jury. This is stated in an article published Thursday in the electronic version of the American newspaper The Wall Street Journal.
According to two sources, the Grand jury was convened a few weeks ago. This step, according to the publication, testifies, “that the proceedings, which leads Muller, aktiviziruyutsya”. However, it is not expected that it will be completed sooner than a few months.
The lawyer of the President of the United States Donald trump Ty Cobb told the journalists that he did not know about the formation of the jury. He assured that “the White house is fully prepared to cooperate with Mueller” in terms of the investigation.
As the newspaper notes, the jury in this trial can direct interested investigators to individuals of the agenda, to hear their testimony and decide whether the investigation evidence to charge various defendants. Who was part of the jury, is not specified. According to interviewed journalists experts in the field of law, convening the Grand jury does not mean that in connection with the investigation someone will actually be charged.