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Andrew McCabe, FBI deputy director, quits after Trump criticism.

The Federal Bureau of Investigation's deputy director, whom US President Donald Trump repeatedly accused of political bias, has resigned.Andrew McCabe was forced to step down ahead of his official retirement date on 18 March, reports CBS News. Mr McCabe's exit from the top law enforcement agency comes a week after a report that Mr Trump wanted him out.He was also reportedly pressured to quit by FBI Director Christopher Wray ahead of an internal agency report.

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