Accusations against US attorney general a witch-hunt, says Trump

The embattled US Attorney General Jeff Sessions says he won’t oversee any investigation into alleged ties between Donald Trump’s presidential campaign and the Russian government.

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    The embattled US Attorney General Jeff Sessions says he won’t oversee any investigation into alleged ties between Donald Trump’s presidential campaign and the Russian government.

    His announcement came after he was accused of lying at his confirmation hearing about meeting with Russia’s ambassador.

    Al Jazeera’s Kimberly Halkett reports from Virginia.


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