President Donald Trump said that he thinks Jared Kushner, the son-in-law and a top White House adviser, is a “big task” for the United States.
In a statement to The New York Times on Sunday, the President said: “Jared is doing a great job for the country.”
“I have full confidence in him,” Trump. “He is respected by everyone and programs are working, will save our country billions of dollars. In addition, and perhaps more importantly, he is a very good man.”
JARED KUSHNER WANTED TO BE A SECRET COMMUNICATION CHANNEL WITH RUSSIA, THE NEW REPORT CLAIMS
Trump’s comments follow recent reports that Kushner is married to Trump-daughter Ivanka, under FBI control as part of a probe into collusion between the Trump campaign, and Russia. Kushner, the essential information relevant to the investigation, the officials told NBC News can have.
A recent report by The Washington Post claimed that Kushner is trying to coordinate a secure, private communication with Russia. While one proposed in the December 2016 meeting with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak, Kushner allegedly, the use of the Russian diplomatic institutions as a way of shielding the pre-inauguration discussions with Kislyak of the monitoring, according to The Post.
But on Monday, a source told Fox News, that it is the Russians, not Kushner, who wanted to connection, the setting up of the communication. According to the source close to Kushner, the concept of a permanently-back channel was never discussed. Instead, only a one-off for a phone call about Syria, raised in conversation.
Kushner is eager to talk to the Congress about the meeting, and all the others, the said of interest in the source, Fox News.