Trump Campaign Aide Was In Contact With Russian Agent During Election

The revelation will make it harder for President Trump to end the Mueller investigation.

Robert Mueller's team has drawn the first direct line between the Russian government and Donald Trump's campaign. Court…

The revelation came from the testimony of London-based attorney, Alex van der Zwaan, who said that he was told by Gates that his business associate in the in Ukraine was a “former Russian intelligence officer” with the GRU, Russian military intelligence. The court filings cited by the Wall Street Journal say that van der Zwaan admitted to concealing the fact that he and Gates had been in contact with the Russian just prior to the election. The conversations allegedly concerned the possibility of criminal prosecution in Ukraine for the activities of van der Zwaan and others under the previous pro-Putin regime.

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