The shoes continue to fall in the investigation into the possible connections of the Trump campaign with Russia. Yesterday, speculation that the FBI was investigating the Trump family was confirmed by reports that Jared Kushner, the president’s son-in-law and senior adviser, is under scrutiny. More details about the investigation are emerging.
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Jared Kushner and Russia’s ambassador to Washington discussed the possibility of establishing a secret and secure communication channel between Trump’s transition team and the Kremlin, using Russian diplomatic facilities in an apparent move to shield their pre-takeover discussions. possession of the monitor, according to informed US officials. on intelligence reports.
Ambassador Sergei Kislyak told his superiors in Moscow that Kushner, President-elect Trump’s then-son-in-law and confidant, made the proposal during a meeting on December 1. 1 or 2 at Trump Tower, according to intercepts of Russian communications that were reviewed by US officials. Kislyak said that Kushner suggested using Russian diplomatic facilities in the United States for communications.
The meeting was also attended by Michael Flynn, Trump’s first national security adviser.
This story has not been confirmed by other publications, so take it with the weight of a single report based on anonymous sources, but with this said: uff.
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