A so far complete timeline of the investigation into Trump and Russia
Over the course of 2017, as revelations unfolded about the investigation into President’s Trump’s 2016 campaign and any connections to Russian actors, we compiled a lengthy timeline of what we had learned. It was built on an understanding of the state of play and was necessarily refined multiple times as we learned more. Originally created in May, it ended with the appointment of Robert S. Mueller III as special counsel investigating Russian meddling.
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According to various reports, Trump spends the night in a suite at the Moscow Ritz Carlton. Former British intelligence officer Christopher Steele, based on information apparently from a Belarusan American businessman named Sergei Millian, later reports that Trump’s stay at the hotel included an encounter with Russian sex workers an encounter documented by Russian intelligence. Trump’s long time aide Keith canada goose outlet vancouver Schiller testified that on the morning of Trump’s arrival, someone offered to send several prostitutes to Trump’s room, an offer that Schiller says he declined.
Nov. 9, 2013 The pageant is held. Trump departs Moscow before dawn the next day, according to flight records.
May 2014 Russians working for a group called the Internet Research Agency begin their efforts to meddle in the election and American politics more broadly.
June 4 26, canada goose outlet us 2014 Two Internet Research Agency employees travel around the United States to collect intelligence. Stops include “Nevada, California, New Mexico, Colorado, Illinois, Michigan, Louisiana, Texas, and New York,” according to an indictment released in Feb. 2018.
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Dec. 8, 2015 A delegation from the National Rifle Association arrives in Moscow to meet with supporters of a gun rights organization there. One of their hosts is Alexander Torshin, a deputy at the Russian central bank and lifetime member of the NRA.
Dec. 10, 2015 Flynn is part of a panel discussion in Moscow for the 10th anniversary of the government backed media outlet Russia Today, for which he. At a dinner, he sits at a table with Putin. Officials notice an increase in communication between Flynn and the Russian ambassador to the United States, Sergey Kislyak, following the Russia Today event.