Russian-American lobbyist says he attended meeting with Trump son

14 Juillet, 2017, 18:22 | Auteur: Eugenie Lecerf
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"So in my opinion you had a member of Putin's secret police directly meeting with the son of the future next president of the United States asking to change US sanctions policy crucial to Putin".

The Agalarovs denied the allegations contained in the emails. "They do not want the regime violating the ceasefire".

Browder, CEO of Hermitage Capital Management, told Fox News Channel's "The Story with Martha McCallum" on Wednesday that Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya is closely connected with the Kremlin despite her denials.

They understand that if they ask for something big such as the repeal of a major human rights bill they have to offer something in return, he said, and in Trump's case they offered information on Clinton as stories swirled that Democratic Party servers had been hacked by Russia.

Trump appeared to be referencing an article in The Hill newspaper that said the Justice Department had enabled Veselnitskaya to be in the United States.

Akhmetshin said the meeting was "not substantive" and he "actually expected more serious" discussion.

Trump even agreed to put in an appearance in one of Emin's music videos, pronouncing his trademark "You're fired". Months later, Trump sent Emin, who is also vice president of his father's company, a video birthday greeting via YouTube, saying, "You're great at real estate and boy can you entertain". It wasn't televised, but reporters were standing in the aisles. "He left here very impressed". The scheme quickly snowballed into one of the biggest corruption scandals of Putin's tenure. His Crocus Group has developed shopping malls, hotels and restaurants. Its other businesses include a luxury watch brand, a bank, and an 18-hole golf course outside of Moscow.

"We're not trying to make money on the stadiums". "This is a status project".

Around the time of Trump's visit, Putin awarded Agalarov the Order of Honor, an official medal, for his contributions in business and charity. But Putin didn't mention his name in his speech at the ceremony, unlike other prominent recipients, who included actors, religious leaders and an Italian judo coach.

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The Magnitsky Act was passed to punish those suspected of being involved in the death of Russian tax lawyer Sergei Magnitsky, who uncovered a $230 million tax fraud scheme in 2008 that implicated high-level Kremlin officials and allies of President Vladimir Putin.

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The Agalarov family's connections to America are decades old.

The document has become public in response to a government watchdog group's lawsuit. "He won the election".

The Agalarovs still own multimillion dollar homes on Fisher Island in Miami and in Bergen County, New Jersey, outside of Manhattan, where their 2.5-acre home in Alpine is listed for sale for nearly $7 million.

The Agalarovs no longer live there, according to the daughter, Sheila. "They live in Russia", she said in an interview last month.