The website of the TV channel Fox News, citing informed sources reported that in December last year, Jared Kushner, the son-in-law and Advisor to elected President of the USA of Donald trump, at a meeting with Russian Ambassador Sergei Kislyak in the Trump Tower in new York, discussed mainly the issues related to the Syrian issue.
The same source claims that Kouchner did not offer Kislyak to create a secret communication channel between the US and Russia. According to this source, the proposal to establish such a communication channel came from the Russian side.
During the meeting, Kouchner and Kislyak talked about the fallacy of the Obama administration in Syria, is celebrated in this publication.
Jared Kushner is willing to tell Congress about this and other meetings with representatives of Russia, reports Fox News.
Earlier, Reuters, citing current and former us officials reported that Kouchner is not told, at least three contacts with Russian Ambassador Sergei Kislyak before and after the presidential election, including two telephone conversations from April to November 2016.
The Washington Post wrote that Jared Kushner is under the close supervision of the FBI in the investigation of the relations of the electoral headquarters of the trump with Moscow.
British broadcaster BBC said that the FBI is investigating potential ties of the election headquarters of Donald trump with the Kremlin and Russian authorities in the course of the U.S. presidential race of 2016. The investigation is headed by former CIA Director Robert Mueller.
Judging by the publications, the attention of us intelligence to Jared Kushner does not mean that he is suspected of committing any crime and expect to charge him.
According to The Washington Post, the investigation sought details of meetings with Kouchner, Russian Ambassador to the U.S. Sergei Kislyak and one Moscow banker.
In March it became known that Kushner along with holding then a post of national security adviser Michael Flynn in December 2016 (prior to his official inauguration) met with Kislyak in the new York tower the Trump Tower. The fact that the meeting acknowledged the White house.
Because of the scandal, Flynn resigned, and later U.S. attorney General Jeff sessions said that is removed from the investigation over possible Russian intervention in the American elections.
However, unlike both of them, Kushner spoke with the Russian Ambassador after the elections – at least until the change of administration and its approval in the position.
In early April, the newspaper the New York Times wrote that, when Jared Kushner was asked to give him access to top secret information, he had to report all his meetings with foreign government officials for the last 7 years, but did not mention all of such contacts, including on the December meeting with Sergey Kislyak, and his meeting with the head of the Russian state Vnesheconombank Sergey Gorkov, organized by order of dubious.
Lawyer Kouchner said that the omission of these contacts is the result of the error. According to him, the questionnaire was submitted to the FBI prematurely, and the next day the Secretariat Kouchner told the FBI that he will give additional information.
Recall that a few months after the inauguration of Donald trump and his Advisor Jared Kushner was appointed head of the Department of American innovation. As head of the office he visited several Arab countries of the Persian Gulf. In the last week, Kouchner was accompanied by the President of the United States to travel to Saudi Arabia, Israel and Europe.
Jared Kushner and his wife Ivanka trump are considered to be important lobbyists for the interests of Israel and the Jewish community. The President was attracted by Kouchner to the selection of staff in the White house. Jared helped to establish relations not only with Israel but with other countries in the Middle East, as well as Canada, Mexico and China.