Russia meeting dating
Take the infamous meeting on June 9, 2016 in Trump Tower, attended by Donald Trump Jr., Paul Manafort and Jared Kushner, that was for the express purpose of obtaining information from the Russian government that would help the Trump campaign. went to significant lengths to hide its true nature.
When The New York Times found out about the meeting, Trump Jr.
Sessions lied about these meetings both during and after his confirmation proceedings to become Attorney General.
had been secretly communicating with Wiki Leaks, and had reportedly emailed Kushner telling him about this communication.
Members of the Trump team who had contacts with Russians during the campaign or transition include: Sessions, Manafort, and Kushner also knew of other contacts between the Trump team and Russia-linked operatives outside of their own meetings.
Many of these officials were involved in explicit efforts to conceal their contacts.
After the Gorkov meeting became public, he claimed he attended in his official Trump transition team capacity; Gorkov, on the other hand, said it was a discussion about his family’s real estate company.
Kushner appears to have also tried to hide his knowledge of other contacts between the campaign and Russian-linked individuals.