Robert Gehl reports as the fallout continues over Donald Trump Jr.’s meeting with a Russian attorney, people are beginning to wonder exactly what connections Natalia Veselnitskaya had with Democratic operatives.
The Kremlin denies knowing Veselnitskaya and she herself said she had no intention of speaking to Trump Jr. about any incriminating evidence against Hillary Clinton (though it seems pretty clear he was duped into thinking so).
So who is Natalia Veselnitskaya? A well-connected Russian lawyer. And by “well-connected,” we don’t mean in Republican circles.
Just eight days after her meeting with Trump Jr. in Trump Tower, Veselnitskaya mysteriously appeared sitting right behind then-President Obama’s ambassador to Russia…