Christopher Wray

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Extradition hearing of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou pushed to March

30 Jan 2019

Extradition hearing of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou pushed to March

The extradition hearing for a top Huawei executive at the center of a diplomatic row between Ottawa (Canada capital) and Beijing (China capital) has been pushed back to March, after US unveiled sweeping charges against her and the Chinese tech giant.

Trump declassifies Russia papers to expose 'bad things' at FBI

20 Sep 2018

Trump declassifies Russia papers to expose 'bad things' at FBI

President Donald Trump is flexing his executive power to declassify secret documents in the Russia investigation, a move he says will ensure that "really bad things" at the FBI are exposed.

China is waging 'quiet kind of cold-war' against US: CIA

22 Jul 2018

China is waging 'quiet kind of cold-war' against US: CIA

China is waging a "quiet kind of cold war" against the United States, using all its resources to try to replace America as the leading power in the world, Michael Collins, Deputy Assistant Director of CIA's East Asia mission center, said at Aspen Security Forum in Colorado on Friday.

FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe quits abruptly amid Trump pressure

30 Jan 2018

FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe quits abruptly amid Trump pressure

FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, who was constantly accused of political bias by US President Donald Trump, has abruptly resigned, less than two months before he was supposed to retire.

President Trump to FBI: 'We support you 100%'

17 Dec 2017

President Trump to FBI: 'We support you 100%'

US President Donald Trump has so far been hostile to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI).

FBI chief Christopher Wray defends agency after Trump's attacks

08 Dec 2017

FBI chief Christopher Wray defends agency after Trump's attacks

FBI Director Christopher Wray strongly defended the agency and hit back at US President Donald Trump who had earlier tweeted that its reputation was "in tatters."

US Senate confirms Christopher Wray as new FBI director

02 Aug 2017

US Senate confirms Christopher Wray as new FBI director

The US Senate has confirmed Christopher Wray as the new director of the FBI in a 92-5 vote.

FBI nominee contradicts Trump, says Russia probe isn't witch hunt

13 Jul 2017

FBI nominee contradicts Trump, says Russia probe isn't witch hunt

Donald Trump's nominee for FBI director, Christopher Wray has rejected the president's labelling of an investigation into Russia's alleged interference in the US presidential election as a witch hunt.