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Michael Cohen allegedly began exchanging hundreds of calls and texts with a Russia-linked businessman right after Trump won the 2016 election

Cohen exchanged hundreds of calls and texts with a businessman related to a prominent Russian oligarch the day Donald Trump was elected, a newly unsealed court filing said.
Michael Cohen.

Michael Cohen met with a Russian oligarch in Trump Tower 11 days before Trump’s inauguration

The Russian oligarch Viktor Vekselberg first met with President Donald Trump's longtime lawyer Michael Cohen 11 days before Trump's inauguration, The New York Times reported. The two men reportedly discussed how to improve US-Russia relations under Trump.

The 3 biggest names on the latest Russia sanctions list have all popped up in the investigation surrounding Trump

Oleg Deripaska, Viktor Vekselberg, and Alexander Torshin were in indirect contact with or had associates who donated to pro-Trump interests.
Russian President Vladimir Putin holds a glass of champagne during a ceremony to receive credentials from foreign ambassadors at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia October 3, 2017.

The Trump administration targets Putin’s inner circle with new Russia sanctions

The US has sanctioned seven Russian oligarchs, 17 senior Russian government officials, and 12 Russian-operated entities.