Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya caught in the center of an international scandal broke out after information about her meeting with Donald Trumop Jr., son of the President of the United States, has been leaked to the press, expressed his willingness to testify to Congress.
About it reports on Wednesday, July 19, the influential us publication Business Insider.
«I’m ready to explain the situation that caused mass hysteria – but only through lawyers or under oath in the Senate,» said Veselnitskaya in an interview with Pro-Kremlin TV channel Russia Today.
Veselnitskaya previously claimed that she is a private lawyer and do not have access to the information discrediting Hillary Clinton, as well as any links with the Kremlin.
We will remind that the meeting Veselnitskaya, Donald trump Jr., Jared Kushner and political consultant Paul Manafort took place in June 2016 in the Trump Tower skyscraper. It has become aware of only recently – with the filing of the American newspaper The New York Times, claimed that the aim of the negotiations was getting the dirt on Hillary Clinton.
Later, all produced by the newspaper the information was confirmed after the son of trump’s published e-mails to organize a meeting PR expert Rob Goldstone.
Check the information entrusted to spectacular in the case of intervention of Russia in election Robert Mueller.
On Tuesday, White house spokesman Sean Spicer said Donald trump Jr., the son of the President of the United States, and the Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya discussed at the meeting, ban Americans to adopt Russian orphans and «the law Magnitsky». Anything else in this conversation it was not.
Spicer’s statement was published on the official website of the White house.