Kelly defends plan for Russia back channel as a 'good thing'

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But people familiar with the matter say the Federal Bureau of Investigation now considers the encounter, as well as another meeting Kushner had with a Russian banker, to be of investigative interest. The banker is a close Putin associate, but he has not been known to play a diplomatic role for the Russian leader.

Reports in the USA say investigators believe he has relevant information, but is not necessarily suspected of a crime.

"I have total confidence in him", Trump continued.

But the half-hour meeting with Gorkov since has come under increasing scrutiny. "But it's the Russians who tried to destroy the fundamental of democracy and that is to change the outcome of an American election", he alleged.

Conway also worked to spin the allegedly forced resignation by White House Communications Director Mike Dubke, who quit Tuesday morning.

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That follows a recent report from The Washington Post alleging that Kushner wanted to develop a secure, private line with Russian Federation.

Rep. Adam Schiff of California, the top Democrat on the House intelligence committee, said it was "obviously very concerning" if a key Trump campaign figure was possibly seeking secret communications during the transition period with a country that intelligence experts say intervened in the 2016 US presidential election. What are the national security concerns around private communications with other countries? The three people were not authorised to discuss the December meeting and spoke on the condition of anonymity.

"I don't like it", the Republican lawmaker said Monday in an interview with the Australian Broadcasting Corporation's "7:30" when asked about President Donald Trump's son-in-law's possible ties to Russian Federation.

Flynn served briefly as Trump's national security adviser before being fired in February.

News reports indicate President Donald Trump is getting ready to shake up his White House staff and set up a separate "war room" to manage the investigation of Russia's interference with the 2016 presidential election.

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This is not the first time McCain has been vocal about the Trump administration's relationship with Russian Federation. Removing the sanctions would have greatly expanded the bank's ability to do business in the United States.

During the Monica Lewinsky investigation, the Clinton White House brought on a dedicated group of lawyers and a created a separate media operation to handle investigation-related inquiries so they didn't completely subsume the president's agenda.

"And, again, it comes back to - whatever the communication is, it comes back into the government and is shared across the government".

But the Trump transition was unique in its unwillingness to use the government's communications lines and briefing material for its dealings with many foreign governments, partly because of concern that Obama administration officials might be monitoring the calls.

The offer to wealthy Chinese businesspeople dangled the prospect of EB-5 visas and a path to USA residency with a $500,000 investment, a controversial development convention that the other side of the Kushners' family feud was criticized for earlier this month.

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And what about the fact that, according to the Times, the idea of a secret back channel was dropped once Rex Tillerson was nominated as Secretary of State? CNN says its story came from two former intelligence officials and a congressional source.

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