Prominent Democrats and news reporters also took notice of the former FBI chief’s “shaky” and “painful” performance.
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The key cooperator is accused of preying on a 14-year-old boy from Europe he allegedly flew to the U.S.
“This investigation is more important than ever to achieve true accountability and justice for this horrific crime,” the Senator writes.
Bijan Kian is charged with two felonies—illegally lobbying on behalf of the Turkish government and conspiring covertly to influence U.S. politics about Fethullah Gulen.
Qatar’s representatives have spent weeks in Washington and New York setting the stage for a visit from Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani on Tuesday.