Donald Trump fires FBI director James Comey

By Devlin Barrett
Updated May 10 2017 - 8:23am, first published 8:13am
Left: James Comey, director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), speaks during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing in Washington, DC. Photo: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg Right: Donald Trump. Photo: Aaron P. Bernstein/Bloomberg
Left: James Comey, director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), speaks during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing in Washington, DC. Photo: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg Right: Donald Trump. Photo: Aaron P. Bernstein/Bloomberg

FBI Director James Comey has been dismissed by US President Donald Trump, according to White House spokesman Sean Spicer.

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