The intelligence community in the UK and Europe gave American counterparts information about the team contact Donald trump with Russian officials intercepted “accidentally”. It is reported by CNN, citing sources in the U.S. Congress and in the intelligence of Britain and Europe.
Intelligence intercepted contacts during routine surveillance of officials from Russia and other Russians, known to Western intelligence services. However, they deliberately did not check their communication with representatives of this trump emphasizes the channel, and caught her “accidentally”.
According to sources, those contacts continued for several months. European intelligence passed information to American colleagues through the work of the intelligence Alliance of English-speaking countries “Five eyes”.
A source in the Senate said that the data analyzed. Probably, says CNN, they will be included in the investigation about the “Russian interference” in the elections of the President of the United States.
In late March, Russian President Vladimir Putin has denied any Russian influence on the election process in the United States.