Mails show willingness Trump Jr. in order to obtain incriminating info Clinton
The son of the American president Donald Trump was in on the offer to Russian to receive information that would be unduly burdensome for Hillary Clinton, the political rival of Trump.
This is evident from the e-mails that Donald Trump Jr. Tuesday self-published. In the correspondence described how the controversial meeting with the Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya. Veselnitskaya is linked to the Kremlin.
Trump Jr. get in the mails with information that Clinton “and her dealings with Russia in any manner that will bring”. It was going to be official government documents and information. Trump Jr. respond then on that offer with the words, “I love it”.
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In the conversation between Trump Jr. and Veselnitskaya on 9 June 2016 in New York was also Trumps campaign manager Paul Manafort and advisor and son-in-law Jared Kushner.
The meeting with Trump Jr. would be the first confirmation that the campaign team of the Republicans purposely had contact with the Kremlin in an attempt Clinton and her campaign to frustrate.
Veselnitskaya denied Tuesday incriminating information about Clinton to have had. The Kremlin denies ties with her to maintain. According to the White House there was “nothing inappropriate” to the meeting.
President Trump with a written statement, responded to the publication of the emails. Therein, he calls his son a “person of high quality” and he says “transparency is to be applauded”.
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In a statement said Trump Jr. previously on “a brief interview that mainly focused on the adoption of Russian children by Americans, a joint venture by the Russian government was terminated.” Or also the election campaign brought up is not known.
The Senate committee, that the possible Russian interference in the presidential election examines, the son of Trump to hear about the encounter with the lawyer from Russia.
Trump Jr. now has a lawyer who will assist in the investigations.
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