An Alleged ‘former’ Soviet Spy Was Also at the Trump Tower Meeting With Don Jr. and Kushner

by Jen Hayden – Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya has been in the spotlight after news surfaced two days ago that she made a trip to Trump Tower to meet with Don Jr., Jared Kushner and Paul Manafort to discuss “dirt” on Hillary Clinton. The emails between Donald J. Trump, Jr. and publicist Ron Goldstone refer to two Russians who would be coming to Trump Tower. Goldstone promised to send their names for security clearance because the Trumps were under the watchful eye of the Secret Service by then. Who was the second mysterious Russian in the meeting? In an interview with the Today Show, Veselnitskaya initially described him as a “translator.” NBC News is reporting the “translator” was actually a lobbyist who happens to be a former Russian spy:  The Russian lawyer who met with the Trump team after a promise of compromising material on Hillary Clinton was accompanied by a Russian-American lobbyist — a former Soviet counter intelligence officer who is suspected...

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