Trump says he could have given him 100 photos of Mueller and Comey hugging and kissing

I could give you 100 pictures of him and Comey hugging and kissing. You know, he's Comey's best friend

President Donald Trump took his unverified claim that Robert Mueller and James Comey are "best friends". to a new level in an interview, saying that men are so friendly that he has pictures of them hugging and kissing.

Trump shot at the special adviser who led the investigation into Russia in an interview with Daily Caller, where he restated claims that conflicts of interest prevent Mueller – who has already won a conviction from Trump's former campaign manager, Paul Manafort – having conflicts of interest .

Trump said that Mueller and the fired director of the FBI were "best friends", although Comey's team described him as an ordinary office friend.

I could give you 100 pictures of him and Comey hugging and kissing. You know, he's Comey's best friend, "Trump said.

I could give you 100 pictures of him and Comey hugging and kissing. You know, he's Comey's best friend, "Trump said of special adviser Robert Mueller.

Trump did not provide any other information about the apparent figure of the speech.

He also made a probable reference to an informed dispute with Mueller over the membership fees on his Virginia golf course, which the president visited on Saturday and Sunday.

"But I had a commercial dispute with Mueller before that, I had a real commercial dispute, and he's Comey's best friend," Trump said.

I could give you 100 pictures of him and Comey hugging and kissing. You know, he's Comey's best friend, "Trump said.

Comey is a key witness in a possible case of obstruction of justice against the president. In the latest exchange between prosecutors and Trump's lawyers, the special lawyer's office is willing to allow Trump to testify in writing about Russia, but wants a live interview about Comey's dismissal.

Trump tweeted about the alleged conflict in July. He wrote then: "Did Robert Mueller ever release his conflicts of interest regarding President Trump, including the fact that we had a very unpleasant and contentious business relationship? I turned him down to head the FBI (one day before the appointment as SC) and Comey is your best friend.

BFFs? Trump called the best friends of Mueller and Comey, although Comey's lawyer said they had never been to their homes.

BFFs? Trump called the best friends of Mueller and Comey, although Comey's lawyer said they had never been to their homes.

BFFs? Trump called the best friends of Mueller and Comey, although Comey's lawyer said they had never been to their homes.

ELBOW ROOM: Then Deputy Attorney General James Comey (R) and then FBI Director Robert Mueller (L) in 2004. Trump states that their friendship poses a conflict and contaminates Mueller's investigation

ELBOW ROOM: Then Deputy Attorney General James Comey (R) and then FBI Director Robert Mueller (L) in 2004. Trump states that their friendship poses a conflict and contaminates Mueller's investigation

ELBOW ROOM: Then Deputy Attorney General James Comey (R) and then FBI Director Robert Mueller (L) in 2004. Trump states that their friendship poses a conflict and contaminates Mueller's investigation

Trump interviewed Mueller to be the director of the FBI before being appointed special lawyer

Trump interviewed Mueller to be the director of the FBI before being appointed special lawyer

Trump interviewed Mueller to be the director of the FBI before being appointed special lawyer

Trump hired James Comey as director of the FBI, then interviewed former FBI director Robert Mueller for work

Trump hired James Comey as director of the FBI, then interviewed former FBI director Robert Mueller for work

Trump hired James Comey as director of the FBI, then interviewed former FBI director Robert Mueller for work

READ IN ME: Comey is a witness in a possible case of obstruction of justice against Trump. Comey testified that Trump asked for his "loyalty" and wanted the "cloud" of research on Russia to be lifted.

READ IN ME: Comey is a witness in a possible case of obstruction of justice against Trump. Comey testified that Trump asked for his "loyalty" and wanted the "cloud" of research on Russia to be lifted.

READ IN ME: Comey is a witness in a possible case of obstruction of justice against Trump. Comey testified that Trump asked for his "loyalty" and wanted the "cloud" of research on Russia to be lifted.

Trump was brief when asked about his interview with Mueller to replace Comey as director of the FBI before Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein appointed Mueller special counsel.

"I liked it, but I did not give him the job," Trump said.

"How is it possible you have such a man?" And then someone came out of his law firm and said, "I can not believe they chose Mueller, he hates the president, he hates the president," Trump said.

"So there are four things, that's four, then you have the conflicts of the people, you know I call them the 17 angry Democrats, I guess now they are going down," said Trump, referring to the personnel who transferred from Mueller's office . .

"It's amazing when you look at Weissmann and all these people," Trump said, mentioning the head of the criminal fraud section who works for Mueller.

& # 39; Some people work for the Hillary Clinton Foundation. It's something incredible. Honestly, people are very angry about that. The people who love our country are very angry about that. So, I consider it an illegal investigation. It should never have been allowed to happen.

Comey's attorney, David Kelley, addressed the "best friends" claim to the fact check by citing Snopes.com.

"Jim and Bob are friends in the sense that co-workers are friends," he said.

"They do not really have a personal relationship. Jim has never been to Bob's house and Bob has never been to Jim's house … They had lunch together once, they had dinner together twice, once with their spouses and once Jim became FBI director, Bob He could give you a look on what to look for. [Bob] He is not a mentor. He is friendly, as are his colleagues, "he said.

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