Federal investigators in the United States involved in a case of alleged Russian intervention in the American elections, study Russian contacts the son of the former adviser of the US President for national security Michael Flynn. It is reported NBCNews.
Michael Flynn, Jr., worked on the transition team that won the
US presidential election Donald trump, but in December last year
was involved in a scandal and left the team. His father was appointed
the President’s adviser on national security, but lost
his post when it became known that he misled the user about their contacts with Russian officials.
Investigation is conducted by spectracolor Robert Mueller. It needs to establish whether there was during the election campaign, the collusion between the headquarters of the trump and Russia.
Now Mueller and his investigators are interested in the work of Michael Flynn Jr.
in the lobbying firm of his father Flynn Intel Group. The son of former
EA was heavily involved in the work of this company.
As reports TASS, in particular, it relates to the contacts of a young man with Turkish and Russian sides. It is known that Flynn Jr. accompanied his father during a trip to Moscow in December 2015.
The lawyer son of a former assistant to the President Barry Coburn told NBC that no right to comment on such information.
In March, the newspaper The Wall Street Journal reported that Flynn prior to his appointment as assistant trump has collaborated with a number of Russian companies received a total of more than 50 thousand dollars. The publication also alleged that in December 2015 RT Flynn allegedly paid around 34 thousand dollars for participation in the conference organized by her.