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An Ex-business partner safety advisor, Flynn, who were in the lobbyzaak

A former business partner of Michael Flynn, of the first national security advisor of the government,-He is found guilty of the illegal advocacy markets.

Bijan Kian, it would be in the United States, and the secret is in the interests of the Turkish government is responsible.

Kian is co-founder of the Flynns company’s Flynn Intel Group. That the company should, during the campaign for the Us presidential election in 2016, with the involvement of agents have been hired to lobby for the government of Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Flynn was a key adviser to the then presidential candidate, Donald Trump.

Having been criticized Kian and that he was in Turkey as a non-registered lobbyist and has represented. Ankara wants to be, inter alia, that the united states, the clergyman Fethullah Gulen deliver up. He is living in exile in the United States of america and Turkey, is seen as public enemy number one. The Turkish government maintains Gulen was responsible for a failed coup d’état.

The Flynn Intel Group, more than half a million dollars have been received for the work. The lawyer Kian, claiming that it is not proved that the money had come from the Turkish government. Nevertheless, a jury in the Us state of Virginia will be sufficient grounds to keep him in contempt. Kian fifteen years of prison.

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