Whatever you do, don’t share this on Facebook or Twitter and assist it go viral. Popular vote loser Donald Trump wouldn’t prefer it very a lot should you did, as we has a serious challenge with the reality getting round.
This exhibits Trump signing a take care of Aras Agalarov, from the identical household that arrange the June 2016 assembly with Trump Jr. and Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya.
Scott Dworkin says, “I found this video of Donald Trump signing a $20M deal with Russian billionaire Aras Agalarov, a staunch ally of Putin. This is the same family that setup the Don Jr Russian lawyer meeting. Would be a shame if this went viral.”
I discovered this video of Donald Trump signing a $20M take care of Russian billionaire Aras Agalarov, a staunch ally of Putin. This is identical household that setup the Don Jr Russian lawyer assembly. Would be a disgrace if this went viral.#AMJoy #TrumpRussia pic.twitter.com/5YZahsIN7O
— Scott Dworkin (@funder) December 9, 2017
But no, he doesn’t have ties to Russian oligarchs, proper? Not in any respect.
Fact is, Donald Trump’s connections to Russia actually go actually deep. A Reuters report just lately discovered that no less than 63 people of what they name the “Russian elite” have purchased almost $100 million price of property in Trump branded luxurious towers in Florida.
While Trump has persistently denied he owns property or has investments in Russia, it’s definitely price noting this connection in reverse; Russians do have invests with Trump, which is but another excuse that Americans need to see Trump’s tax returns.
From the Reuters report:
The patrons embrace politically linked businessmen, akin to a former govt in a Moscow-based state-run development agency that works on navy and intelligence amenities, the founder of a St. Petersburg funding financial institution and the co-founder of a conglomerate with pursuits in banking, property and electronics.
People from the second and third tiers of Russian energy have invested within the Trump buildings as effectively. One just lately posted a photograph of himself with the chief of a Russian bike gang that was sanctioned by the United States for its alleged position in Moscow’s seizure of Crimea.
The Reuters evaluate of buyers from Russia in Trump’s Florida condominium buildings discovered no suggestion of wrongdoing by President Trump or his actual property group. And none of the patrons seem like from Putin’s inside circle.
Informed of the Reuters evaluation of Trump’s Russian condominium buyers, two Democratic opponents of the president, Sen. Ron Wyden (D-OR) and Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), renewed their requires higher disclosure of his funds.
“While the president has denied having invested in Russia, he has said little or nothing about Russian investment in his businesses and properties in the United States or elsewhere,” stated Rep. Adam Schiff, rating Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee. “This should concern all Americans and is yet another reason why his refusal to release his tax returns should be met with considerable skepticism and concern.”
Is collusion with Russians Trump’s important motive for refusing to launch his tax returns? Your guess is nearly as good as mine, however it definitely is sensible.