Washington-Kyiv - US President Donald Trump fired the head of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, James Comey. He was appointed as a director of the FBI in 2013 under former President Barack Obama, Front News International reports.
The Trump administration's message says that the search for a new permanent director of intelligence will begin immediately.
In a letter to the Comey Trump accused him of "inability to effectively manage" the FBI. The US president believes that to restore confidence in the service, it needs a new leader.