"It's my strong belief that at some point, given the history, the president of the United States would have asked me to do something inappropriate," Mr. Bharara said. "And I would have resigned then."
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Bharara said he had no insight into Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into the administration's Russian ties.
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