Donald Trump has announced the release of the JFK files, classified documents about the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. The US President tweeted this afternoon: “Subject to the receipt of further information, I will be allowing, as President, the long-blocked and classified JFK FILES to be opened.” More than 3000 never-before-seen documents relating to the 1963 assassination of then-

President John F Kennedy are set to be released. JFK was shot in the head while riding in an open-top car through Dallas, Texas, by lone shooter Lee Harvey Oswald. His death has long been fodder for conspiracy theorists who suspected a US government cover-up, but the full release of the previously confidential documents is expected to show otherwise. MORE