The lawyers of U.S. President Donald trump tried to seek the resignation of his brother-in-law Jared Kushner to the post of adviser to the head of the state. According to The Wall Street Journal (WSJ).
The reason for this was reports of Kouchner relations with Russia. According to the publication, several lawyers expressed concern about contacts-in-law of the American leader with Moscow and a few months ago told the Trump.
White house staff, responsible for relations with the media, allegedly began to prepare a message explaining the care adviser to resign, reports TASS.
However, the White house did not want to fire the brother-in-law, considering that he has done nothing wrong. Soon after the team has disbanded.
In particular, as the newspaper notes, the lawyers were concerned about contacts Kouchner, former Russian Ambassador to the U.S. Sergei Kislyak last year. In addition, they expressed concern that the President-in-law did not disclose information about meeting Donald trump Jr. with a Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya in new York, where Kushner was also present.