President Trump on Wednesday claimed that former President Barack ObamaBarack Hussein ObamaA simple fix can bring revolutionary change to health spending US and UK see eye to eye on ending illegal wildlife trade Top nuclear policy appointee removed from Pentagon post: report MORE’s national security adviser Susan Rice may have committed a crime by requesting the identities of Trump associates who were mentioned in U.S. surveillance, though he did not provide proof.
Rice has denied leaking the names of Trump associates and denied she did anything improper.
Asked by The New York Times if Rice committed a crime, Trump said, “Do I think? Yes, I think.”
Trump did not present any evidence to support that claim.
“I think it’s going to be the biggest story,” Trump said. “It’s such an important story for our country and the world. It is one of the big stories of our time.”