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FBI searched Trump's home to look for nuclear documents and other items

By Devlin Barrett

12 Aug 2022 · 7 min read

Editor's Note

The Washington Post provides exclusive reporting about what kind of top-secret documents FBI agents searched for when raiding Donald Trump’s Florida home.

WASHINGTON - Classified documents relating to nuclear weapons were among the items FBI agents sought in a search of former president Donald Trump's Florida residence on Monday, according to people familiar with the investigation.

Experts in classified information said the unusual search underscores deep concern among government officials about the types of information they thought could be located at Trump's Mar-a-Lago Club and potentially in danger of falling into the wrong hands.

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