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Russian Oligarch Once Tied to Trump Aide Seeks Immunity to Cooperate With Congress

According to New York Times, Mr. Deripaska, an aluminum magnate who is a member of the inner circle of the Russian president, Vladimir V. Putin, recently offered to cooperate with congressional intelligence committees in exchange for a grant of full immunity,

CNN: Russia tried to use Trump advisers to infiltrate campaign

The new information from US officials adds to the emerging picture of how the Russians tried to influence the 2016 election, not only through email hacks and propaganda but also by trying to infiltrate the Trump orbit, according to CNN. The intelligence

Manafort firm received Ukraine black ledger payout, AP reports

Last August, a handwritten ledger surfaced in Ukraine with dollar amounts and dates next to the name of Paul Manafort, who was then Donald Trump's campaign chairman. Ukrainian investigators called it evidence of off-the-books payments from a pro-Russian political party —

Blackwater founder held secret Seychelles meeting to establish Trump-Putin back channel – report

The United Arab Emirates arranged a secret meeting in January between Blackwater founder Erik Prince and a Russian close to President Vladi­mir Putin as part of an apparent effort to establish a back-channel line of communication between Moscow and President-elect Donald Trump,

Fired Trump aide Michael Flynn wants immunity to testify on Russia allegations

Robert Kelner says his client "has a story to tell", but needs to guard against "unfair prosecution", Joinfo.com reports with reference to the BBC. Congress is investigating the allegations, with one senator warning of Kremlin "propaganda on steroids". Mr Flynn was sacked

Trump associates may have coordinated with Russians – US officials

The FBI has information that indicates associates of President Donald Trump communicated with suspected Russian operatives to possibly coordinate the release of information damaging to Hillary Clinton's campaign, US officials told CNN. This is partly what FBI Director James Comey was referring

F.B.I. Is Investigating Trump’s Russia Ties, Comey Confirms

The F.B.I. director, James B. Comey, took the extraordinary step on Monday of announcing that the agency is investigating whether members of President Trump’s campaign colluded with Russia to influence the 2016 election, Joinfo.com reports with reference to The New York