Justice Department Looking Into Obama-era Uranium Deal, Clintons

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions has instructed federal prosecutors “evaluate certain issues” regarding the Obama administration-era approval of a deal that eventually saw Russia take control of a large share of U.S. uranium reserves.

The Justice Department sent a letter to a number of Republican lawmakers detailing the move, though Sessions, during a House hearing Tuesday, said he currently sees no reason to appoint a special counsel to investigate the deal.

What was the Uranium One deal?

In 2010, the Russian atomic energy agency, known as Rosatom, took majority control of a Canadian...

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By: VOA - Tuesday, 14 November

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