The head of the legal Committee of the U.S. Senate Chuck Grassley sent a request to the White house, demanding to tell as a Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya entered the U.S. to meet the son of the American President Donald trump, Jr. This was stated in the office of the Senator-Republican, reports CNBC.
According to Grassley, January 7, 2016 expired entry permit in the US for Veselnitskaya, and the authorities refused to prolong it. However, the meeting with the son of the head of the White house was held in June of the same year.
July 9, the newspaper the New York Times, citing its own sources wrote that trump Jr. in 2016, met with Veselnitskaya because she promised to pass the dirt on trump’s opponent in the presidential election, Democrat Hillary Clinton.
On July 11, the son of the President of the United States in his Twitter published correspondence with a PR specialist and former journalist Rob Goldstone, who acted as intermediary in arranging a meeting with Veselnitskaya.
The son of the President of the United States said that at the meeting with Veselnitskaya couldn’t get dirt on Clinton.
«She had no information for us, she wanted to talk about policy adoptions and the Magnitsky list. For context I should add that this happened before the current concern about Russia,» he said.
According to CNN, spectracolor Robert Mueller that does business on the Russian intervention in elections in the United States, check the contact information of trump Jr. with Veselnitskaya.
Republican Senator demands to check, as met with trump Jr., a lawyer from Russia entered the United States 12.07.2017