Trump lawyer John Dowd quits

As Trump's legal team appears to be shedding those who encouraged him to cooperate with Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian meddling in the US election, US president may be preparing to attack the investigation.

by

    Donald Trump says he's open to testifying before US special counsel Robert Mueller, who's investigating possible Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election.

    The comments come just hours after the president's lead personal lawyer announced his resignation.

    John Dowd had reportedly clashed with Trump over his handling of Mueller's probe.

    Al Jazeera's Patty Culhane reports from Washington, DC.


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    The shocking story of Israel's disappeared babies

    The shocking story of Israel's disappeared babies

    New information has come to light about thousands of mostly Yemeni children believed to have been abducted in the 1950s.

    Stories from the sex trade

    Stories from the sex trade

    Dutch sex workers, pimps and johns share their stories.

    Inside the world of India's booming fertility industry

    Inside the world of India's booming fertility industry

    As the stigma associated with being childless persists, some elderly women in India risk it all to become mothers.