Media: in the United States Congress initiated the impeachment of the Prosecutor General

© AP Photo / Pablo Martinez MonsivaisЗаместитель U.S. attorney Rod Rosenstein. Archival photoMedia: in the United States Congress initiated the impeachment of the Prosecutor General© AP Photo / Pablo Martinez Monsivais

A group of Republicans from the house of representatives of the U.S. Congress took the initiative of making the impeachment of the Deputy attorney General Rod Rosenstein, informs television channel Fox News.

View to the impeachment of the Deputy Prosecutor General accused of deliberately withholding documents and information from Congress, failing to obey the subpoenas and abuse of the law on the monitoring of foreign intelligence services. Sponsors of the initiative began 11 congressional Republicans.

The speaker of the house of representatives Paul Ryan had not signed the document.

In 2017, after the withdrawal of the Prosecutor General — head of the Ministry of Jeff and Roman sessions is Rosenstein appointed spectracolor Robert Mueller, who leads the case of alleged Russian intervention in the American elections in 2016. Rosenstein, has repeatedly been criticized by President Donald trump. Congress has the authority to remove Rosenstein to impeach him, but at the moment it is unlikely that enough votes.

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