The White house said what interviewed the son of the American President Donald trump Jr. and a Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya. Details are given in the transcript of the press conference of representative of the administration of US President Sean Spicer, posted on the White house website.
“As far as we know, there is nothing that would indicate that the meeting discussed other issues, except for the adoption of the “Magnitsky act”,” explained Spicer, responding to a reporter’s question.
July 11, trump Jr. posted on Twitter conversation with producer Robert Goldstone, regarding the possibility of obtaining the election headquarters of the father of incriminating documents on a candidate for the presidency from the Democrats Hillary Clinton. Son of trump explained its actions by the desire to be fully open.
A day earlier it became known that Donald trump Jr. was held in June 2016 meeting with a Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya, hoping to receive from her dirt on Clinton. It was also reported that it was attended by the head of the presidential campaigns by Paul Manafort trump and Jared Kushner, the son-in-law of the President. The paper argues that Veselnitskaya has a “connection with the Kremlin.” Trump Jr. told the NYT that the meeting, which was held in the Trump Tower skyscraper in new York, Veselnitskaya was unable to confirm she had the presence of dirt on Clinton.
Later, the lawyer denied accusations that it helped the Kremlin to influence the results of presidential elections in the United States. She stated that she has no ties to the Kremlin. Veselnitskaya also said that she doesn’t have dirt on Clinton “never had the intention to possess such information.”