James Comey, the FBI Director who was fired by President Donald Trump, is testifying to the United States Senate about Trump’s ties to Russia and possible obstruction of justice committed by the president and his office.
We will not attempt to provide a live transcript — the video is embedded below. However, as experts in US foreign policy and Russia in particular, we will attempt to provide live context and analysys, as fast as our fingers can type.
Today’s lead author is James Miller, managing editor of The Interpreter, a daily translation and analysis journal covering the actions and policies of the Russian government in both foreign and domestic spheres.
Watch the CBS News livestream of James Comey’s testimony. Our liveblog is below: