Russian lawyer Veselnitskaya had Russia’s FSB spy agency as client

Russian lawyer Veselnitskaya had Russia’s FSB spy agency as client
Natalia Veselnitskaya (Image: NBC News video screen grab)

[Ed. – Funny, so did Hillary Clinton.  She brokered millions in contributions by U.S. firms to the Skolkovo technology park near Moscow, in which the FSB’s information warfare directorate is a participant.  Hillary assuredly arranged to fund at least some of the Russian cyber activity against the United States during the Obama years.]

The Russian lawyer who met Donald Trump Jr. after his father won the Republican nomination for the 2016 U.S. presidential election counted Russia’s FSB security service among her clients for years, Russian court documents seen by Reuters show.

The documents show that the lawyer, Natalia Veselnitskaya, successfully represented the FSB’s interests in a legal wrangle over ownership of an upscale property in northwest Moscow between 2005 and 2013. …

There is no suggestion that Veselnitskaya is an employee of the Russian government or intelligence services, and she has denied having anything to do with the Kremlin.

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