Estimated contacts with Russian colleagues trump
Investigation of spectracolor Robert Mueller has revealed that more than a dozen people from the entourage of the current President of the United States Donald trump in contact with the Russians. About it writes The Washington Post.
The newspaper refers to documents of the investigation, including those introduced in the last two weeks. According to her, in General, the Russians interacted with at least 14 partners a Republican during his campaign and subsequent transition period before the inauguration of the President. It is noted that in the past year revealed the number was less than nine people.
“Again and again and again during the 18-month presidential campaign of Donald trump Russian citizens have made contact with the closest members of his family and friends, as well as persons on the periphery of its orbit”, — stated in the material.
It is noted that the Russians offered assistance during the struggle for the post or support for the business as well as dirt on the opponent-Democrat Hillary Clinton or promoted the idea of meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
According to former U.S. Ambassador in Moscow Michael McFaul, “extraordinary as the number of contacts and their nature.” At the same time Muller is extremely slow reveals evidence, so there is no evidence that these contacts led to any coordination between the parties, writes The Washington Post.
NewsBloomberg learned the details of the contacts Vekselberg, the former counsel of the trump
7 Dec trump has talked about the great report that his lawyers are preparing in response to not yet published the results of the investigation of spectacular. A day earlier, the President called a harassment drop its rating because of the investigation of his ties with Russia.
Mueller 2017 is the case about the alleged Russian interference in the American elections in 2016. is tasked to find out whether there was collusion between the headquarters of the trump and Russia. The first results are expected in 2019. The Kremlin and the White house deny all accusations.