Donald trump Jr. explained the reasons for meeting with a lawyer from Russia

Donald trump Jr.

The US President’s son Donald trump Jr. during a closed hearing in Congress said that he had met with a Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya in June last year for information about the health of presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. About it reports Reuters.

Trump Jr. said that he was interested in the data on the physical state Clinton and her ability to perform the functions of head of state if elected.

The son of the head of the American state also explained that the meeting was useless. While trump Jr. has once again confirmed that the Russian authorities did not interfere in the course of the presidential elections in the United States.

August 4 spectacular at “Russian business” Robert Mueller in Washington convened a Grand jury to investigate the allegations about the “Russian interference in the elections.”

Russia has repeatedly accused of meddling in the US presidential election. American journalists and officials claimed that “Russian hackers” allegedly kidnapped the correspondence of the Democrats and published in the Internet and tried to get into the electronic vote counting system. Moscow denies such accusations, including at the highest level.