Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya has denied accusations that it had any connection with the Kremlin and claimed that he had met with the son of President Donald trump in 2016, to discuss anti-Russian sanctions. This she said in a talk show TODAY on NBC News.
She said that she has no dirt on rival trump in the presidential elections of Hillary Clinton and «did not intend» to possess such information.
On the question of why the son of trump tried to obtain from her such information, Veselnitskaya said: «it is possible that they were very eager to obtain such information. They wanted so badly to get heard only what you wanted to hear.»
The lawyer noted that the only question that met her asked trump Jr. was the documents confirming the financing of the National Committee of the US Democratic party from dubious sources. However, Veselnitskaya such documents were not available.
She noted that her interest in meeting with trump Jr. was the investigation of the Affairs of the company Prevezon Holdings of Russian businessman Denis Katsyv (her client) in respect of which in the United States for the first time in practice was applied to the «Magnitsky act».
July 9, the newspaper the New York Times, citing its own sources wrote that trump Jr. in 2016, met with Russian lawyer Natalia 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.
Goldstone allegedly handed him the request from the Russian singer Emin Agalarov, the son with whom trump had known since 2013.
The RBC reported that in 2013, Aras Agalarov met with trump senior beauty contest «Miss universe» in Moscow. Agalarov was the organizer of the event, he made with owner trump the competition contract for $14 million, the Businessman has declared that is not familiar neither with the son of the President of the United States, nor Goldstone.
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.
The US President, trump said that his son did «a good job» by publishing his correspondence with the Russians.
Russian lawyer Veselnitskaya said that she didn’t have dirt on Clinton 13.07.2017