Former US President Donald Trump

Donald Trump - American businessman and politicianDonald Trump was born on June 14, 1946 in New York said that his mansion in Mar-a-Lago, Palm Beach, Florida, was raided by FBI agents, reported Reuters.

"After working and cooperating with the appropriate government agencies, this unannounced search of my home was not necessary or appropriate," Trump said in a statement.

The former president did not say why the search took place.

Mar-A-Lago is currently under siege, raided and occupied by a large group of FBI agents.

They even opened my safe, Trump said, quoted by BTA.

The US Justice Department has launched an early phase investigation into Trump's move of official presidential documents to his Florida estate, a source familiar with the matter said in April.

Trump threw torn documents down the toilet

The investigation comes after the US National Archives and administration notified Congress in February that about 15 boxes of White House documents had been recovered from Trump's Florida estate, some of which contained classified material.

The House Oversight Committee at the same time announced that it was expanding its investigation into Trump's actions and asked the archives to turn over additional information.

Trump previously confirmed that he had agreed to return certain documents to the archives, calling it a "normal and routine process." 

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