Read: Robert Mueller's first public remarks in two years

Special counsel Robert MuellerRobert (Bob) Swan MuellerSpeier says impeachment inquiry shows 'very strong case of bribery' by Trump Gowdy: I '100 percent' still believe public congressional hearings are 'a circus' Comey: Mueller 'didn't succeed in his mission because there was inadequate transparency' MORE on Wednesday made his first public statement in two years about his investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election.

Mueller said that charging President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump faces high stakes in meeting with Erdo─čan amid impeachment drama Democrats worry they don't have right candidate to beat Trump Trump threatening to fire Mulvaney: report MORE with a crime "was not an option we could consider" due to Justice Department regulations.

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He added that he would not testify before Congress on Russian interference.

Read his comments below.

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