Trump and the Russian Money Trail: Trump’s Ties to Oligarchs Go Back Decades

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By DemocracyNow.org:
Trump and the Russian Money Trail”: Trump’s Ties to Oligarchs Go Back Decades STORY JULY 20, 2017

Link: http://youtu.be/Ao1x8rG0FbA
President Trump on Wednesday said he never would have nominated Jeff Sessions to be attorney general had he known Sessions was going to recuse himself from a Justice Department investigation into alleged ties between Russia and Trump associates.

One Russia expert says the smoking gun indicating a quid pro quo between Russian money and Trump may lie with a little-known case that was abruptly settled involving a holding company linked to the Russian elite. Prevezon’s lawyer is Natalia Veselnitskaya—the same Russian woman who initiated the now-infamous meeting with Donald Trump Jr. last June. We speak with author and Russia expert Seva Gunitsky, associate professor of political science at the University of Toronto.

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