The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on Occupy Corporatism
According to recent reports , former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn and other Trump campaign associates had at least 18 phone calls with Russian officials during last year’s election cycle.
Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak took an estimated 6 (previously unknown) calls from Flynn. Those conversations became more frequent after November 8th, creating a back channel between Putin and Trump. They began in April of 2016.
Talks during the campaign centered on “a pragmatic, business-style approach and stressed to Trump associates that they could make deals by focusing on common economic and other interests and leaving contentious issues aside.”
Beyond the phone calls, emails and text messages between Kislyak and Trump’s campaign advisers. This meant the 2 could speak through their consorts without tipping off US intelligence agencies.
For example, Viktor Medvedchuk, a close confidantpost was originally published on this site