United States president wants to nominate new FBI director quickly said on Saturday, he wants to go ahead very quick to replace James Comey, who was fired last week.
While travelling on Air Force One, he told reporters that there is a chance of making his decision to replace Mr Comey quickly, before his departure to his first foreign visit next week.
Mr Trump said, “even that is very much possible.”
The president’s critics have assailed for this sudden dismissing James, just as the involvement of Russian meddling investigation in the States 2016 election, and possible ties with to the Trump election campaign, but Russia denies strongly.
On a comment, Mr Trump said, “all candidates were very well-known and outstanding people.”
A white house official said, Trump is considering 11 candidates to replace Mr Comey. The final decision will be confirmed by the US senate where the ruling Republic party has majority.