Bulletin
Investor Alert

London Markets Close in:

×

Market Pulse Archives

May 24, 2019, 4:09 p.m. EDT

Intelligence director Coats says spy agencies will cooperate with DOJ review

new
Watchlist Relevance
LEARN MORE

Want to see how this story relates to your watchlist?

Just add items to create a watchlist now:

or Cancel Already have a watchlist? Log In

By Robert Schroeder

Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats said Friday that U.S. spy agencies will give the Justice Department information for a review of intelligence activities related to Russian interference in the 2016 election. In a statement Coats said he was confident that Attorney General Bill Barr would work with those agencies to protect "highly-sensitive classified information" that could risk national security if released. President Donald Trump has given Barr authority to review and potentially release classified information. Trump has claimed his campaign was a victim of spying.

This Story has 0 Comments
Be the first to comment
More News In
Economy & Politics

Story Conversation

Commenting FAQs »
Link to MarketWatch's Slice.