More details about Donald Trump Jr.'s meeting with a Russian lawyer during the 2016 campaign have surfaced in recent days, in the face of persistent White House denials of any collusion between Trump campaign and Russia during the election cycle.
The president's eldest son has also offered a succession of responses to these developments.
knew from the 2013 Miss Universe pageant in Moscow, had just called Goldstone "with something very interesting.""The Crown prosecutor of Russia met with [Emin Agalarov's] father this morning and in their meeting offered to provide the Trump campaign with some official documents and information that would incriminate Hillary and her dealings with Russia and would be very useful to your father." The email also says, "This is obviously very high level and sensitive information but is part of Russia and its government's support for Mr.
Trump - helped along by Aras and Emin.""Aras" is Emin Agalarov's father, a Russian billionaire with apparent connections to the Kremlin.
and "the Russian government attorney" who is flying over from Moscow on the following Thursday. Trump clinched the Republican nomination, as The Washington Post's Phillip Bump pointed out, Mr.
Trump promised to give a "major speech" within days that would be "very informative" on the topic of the Clintons."I am going to give a major speech on probably Monday of next week and we're going to be discussing all of the things that have taken place with the Clintons," he said.
The New York Times first reported the meeting on July 8. had been informed that the compromising information the Russian lawyer was going to offer him on Hillary Clinton was part of the Russian government's effort to help President Trump's candidacy. meeting and the email correspondence around it: Rob Goldstone, a British-born music publicist and former tabloid reporter, emails Trump Jr.
The whole operation including the piercing and the device, cost him 26,000 rubles (£355).
"I think you're going to find it very informative and very, very interesting."That speech would have taken place four days after Trump Jr.'s meeting with Veselnitskaya. meets with Russian lawyer, Natalia Veselnitskaya, who has ties to the Kremlin, at Trump Tower. Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, also attend the meeting.
Veselnitskaya told NBC News that she "," and "it was never my intention to have that." She also denied having any connections to the Kremlin.
Veselnitskaya also said that Kushner was only present at the meeting for the first 7-10 minutes and Manafort looked at his phone during the meeting and did not actively participate.
A month after Trump Jr.'s email exchange and subsequent meeting with Veselnitskaya, he appeared on CNN.