Trump Junior admits to meeting Russian lawyer in regards to Cliton
July 10, Washington DC: Trump Junior has admitted meeting a Russian lawyer last year who, he says, promised to reveal damaging material on Hillary Clinton.
Although he has claimed that Natalia Veselnitskaya had provided "no meaningful information" on his father's rival for the presidency.The president's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, and then-campaign head, Paul J Manafort, were also at the meeting.
According to reports, the meeting took place on 9 June 2016 at New York's Trump Tower, just two weeks after Donald Trump secured the Republican nomination.It is thought to be the first confirmed private meeting between a Russian national and members of President Trump's inner circle.
Trump juinor had issued a statement in this regard after the New York Times reported the meeting.The paper cited three White House advisers briefed on the meeting, and two others with knowledge for it, as its sources.
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