Donald Trump's Team Worked With Russian Officials During Campaign
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November of 2016Categories: Donald TrumpDespite Donald Trump and his spokespeople repeatedly claiming they had no contact with Russian officials or diplomats during the U.S. election campaign, Russian diplomats confirmed they in fact were. Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said, "There were contacts." He also went on the record to say, "Obviously, we know most of the people from his entourage... I cannot say that all of them, but quite a few have been staying in touch with Russian representatives. We continue this work, of course." Source: http://www.thedailybeast.com/cheats/2016/11/10/russian-officials-were-in-contact-with-tru...