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Trump team brush off Kushner 'secret Russia line' questions - BBC News;

Trump team brush off Kushner 'secret Russia line' questions - BBC News

BBC NewsTrump team brush off Kushner 'secret Russia line' questionsBBC NewsSenior US advisers have refused to answer questions about Donald Trump's son-in-law, following reports that Jared Kushner tried to set up a secret communication line with Moscow. National Security Adviser HR McMaster said backchannel communications ...and more »

Kushner proposed secret link with Russia: US officials - The Straits Times

Kushner proposed secret link with Russia: US officialsThe Straits TimesWASHINGTON • Mr Jared Kushner and Russia's ambassador to Washington discussed setting up a secret and secure communications channel between Mr Donald Trump's transition team and the Kremlin, using Russian diplomatic facilities in an apparent ...and more »

Trump returns home to face a growing crisis over Kushner - Alaska Dispatch News;

Trump returns home to face a growing crisis over Kushner - Alaska Dispatch News

Alaska Dispatch NewsTrump returns home to face a growing crisis over KushnerAlaska Dispatch NewsPresident Donald Trump, with Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner, walking through the colonnade to the Oval Office in Washington, March 17, 2017. (Stephen Crowley/The New York Times file). President Donald Trump headed home Saturday to confront a ...and more »

Paper says Kushner sought secret Russia channel - WJLA;

Paper says Kushner sought secret Russia channel - WJLA

WJLAPaper says Kushner sought secret Russia channelWJLAWhite House senior adviser Jared Kushner listens during a meeting with Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas at the White House, Wednesday, May 3, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Trump Innovation_Nune.jpg · White House Financial_DiMa.and more »

White House advisers Gary Cohn and HR McMaster on Kushner controversy - CBS News;

White House advisers Gary Cohn and HR McMaster on Kushner controversy - CBS News

CBS NewsWhite House advisers Gary Cohn and HR McMaster on Kushner controversyCBS NewsMay 27, 2017, 4:14 PM | Lt. Gen. H. R. McMaster, national security adviser, and Gary D. Cohn, national economics adviser, refused to comment on the controversy around Jared Kushner. Kushner, President Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser, has become ...and more »

Report: Jared Kushner Back Channel With Russia Involved Syria - TIME;

Report: Jared Kushner Back Channel With Russia Involved Syria - TIME

TIMEReport: Jared Kushner Back Channel With Russia Involved SyriaTIME(WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump's son-in-law and now top White House adviser Jared Kushner proposed a secret back channel between the Kremlin and the Trump transition team during a December meeting with a leading Russian diplomat, The ...and more »

Trump gearing up for intensified battle over Russia claims - Raw Story;

Trump gearing up for intensified battle over Russia claims - Raw Story

Raw StoryTrump gearing up for intensified battle over Russia claimsRaw StoryU.S. President Donald Trump delivers remarks after visiting the National Museum of African American History and Culture on the National Mall in Washington, U.S., February 21, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst. Don't miss stories. Follow Raw Story!and more »

Jared Kushner's Growing Stench of Treason - Foreign Policy (blog);

Jared Kushner's Growing Stench of Treason - Foreign Policy (blog)

Foreign Policy (blog)Jared Kushner's Growing Stench of TreasonForeign Policy (blog)Nobody knows yet whether the president's son-in-law broke any laws. But "traitor" is more than just a legal term. By Emile SimpsonEmile Simpson is a research fellow at the Harvard Society of Fellows. He was formerly a British Army officer. May 27, 2017 ...and more »

Report: Kushner To Be Part Of 'War Room' Pushing Back On Russia Scandal - TPM;

Report: Kushner To Be Part Of 'War Room' Pushing Back On Russia Scandal - TPM

TPMReport: Kushner To Be Part Of 'War Room' Pushing Back On Russia ScandalTPMJared Kushner, whose own ties to Russia are under federal scrutiny, will help coordinate messaging from a new White House “war room” intended to diffuse mounting pressure from the scandal surrounding possible collusion between the Trump campaign ...and more »

Jared Kushner seeking a back channel with Russia would be 'off the map,' ex-general says - CNN;

Jared Kushner seeking a back channel with Russia would be 'off the map,' ex-general says - CNN

CNNJared Kushner seeking a back channel with Russia would be 'off the map,' ex-general saysCNN(CNN) "Off the map." That's how a former CIA director and retired four-star general on Saturday described the notion of a secret communications channel between Washington and the Kremlin. Such a back channel would be unprecedented, said retired Air ...and more »

Donald Trump's Twitter Has Been Unusually Quiet, But Will It Last? - Newsweek;

Donald Trump's Twitter Has Been Unusually Quiet, But Will It Last? - Newsweek

NewsweekDonald Trump's Twitter Has Been Unusually Quiet, But Will It Last?NewsweekIt seemed Donald Trump was tweeting a flurry of thoughts right up until he boarded Air Force One to embark on his first international trip as the leader of the free world. "This is the single greatest witch hunt of a politician in American history ...and more »

(A Bit More) About Last Night - TPM (blog);

(A Bit More) About Last Night - TPM (blog)

TPM (blog)(A Bit More) About Last NightTPM (blog)Let me follow up on last night's Post blockbuster about Jared Kushner and an attempted back-channel to Moscow. To review, Kushner allegedly asked Russian Ambassador Kislyak to arrange a secret, secure back-channel through which members of the ...and more »

DC Daily: Report claims Kushner wanted secret Russia hotline - WKBW-TV;

DC Daily: Report claims Kushner wanted secret Russia hotline - WKBW-TV

WKBW-TVDC Daily: Report claims Kushner wanted secret Russia hotlineWKBW-TV... -- Since Friday, multiple reports have been circulating that President Donald Trump's son-in-law and advisor Jared Kushner proposed a secret line of communication between the Trump transition team and the Kremlin - stemming from a Washington Post ...and more »

H.R. McMaster: 'I wouldn't be concerned' about backchannels with Russia - Washington Examiner;

H.R. McMaster: 'I wouldn't be concerned' about backchannels with Russia - Washington Examiner

Washington ExaminerH.R. McMaster: 'I wouldn't be concerned' about backchannels with RussiaWashington ExaminerPresident Trump's national security adviser said Saturday he "would not be concerned" about having a backchannel communications system with Russia, following reports that Jared Kushner, Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser, had discussed setting up a ...and more »

HR McMaster 'Not Concerned' Over Jared Kushner Back-Channel Reports - Fortune;

HR McMaster 'Not Concerned' Over Jared Kushner Back-Channel Reports - Fortune

FortuneHR McMaster 'Not Concerned' Over Jared Kushner Back-Channel ReportsFortuneAsked about reports that Donald Trump's son-in-law had tried to set up a secret channel of communication with Russia before the president took office, U.S. National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster said that so-called "back-channeling" was normal ...and more »

DNC wants Jared Kushner fired over alleged attempt at secret Kremlin communications line - The Daily Dot;

DNC wants Jared Kushner fired over alleged attempt at secret Kremlin communications line - The Daily Dot

The Daily DotDNC wants Jared Kushner fired over alleged attempt at secret Kremlin communications lineThe Daily DotIn December, Jared Kushner asked Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak about using Russian diplomatic facilities to establish a secret and secure communications line between the Trump transition team and the Kremlin, the Washington Post reported in an ...and more »

Kushner's contacts with Russia 'never came up' at G-7 summit, says Trump adviser - ABC News;

Kushner's contacts with Russia 'never came up' at G-7 summit, says Trump adviser - ABC News

ABC NewsKushner's contacts with Russia 'never came up' at G-7 summit, says Trump adviserABC NewsPresident Donald J. Trump (L) is flanked by his senior adviser Jared Kushner (R) during a meeting with Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni (not pictured), at Villa Taverna in Rome, Italy, May 24, 2017. more +. 0 Shares. Email · President Trump's ...and more »

Amid Russia Accusations, Trump Prepares 'War Room' To Combat Negative Press - Mintpress News (blog);

Amid Russia Accusations, Trump Prepares 'War Room' To Combat Negative Press - Mintpress News (blog)

Mintpress News (blog)Amid Russia Accusations, Trump Prepares 'War Room' To Combat Negative PressMintpress News (blog)Included in Trump's new press strategy, the president may lose his twitter privileges for good. By ZeroHedge.com | May 27, 2017. Be Sociable, Share! Twitter. Facebook. Google+. White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon listens as President Donald Trump ...and more »

McMaster says he 'would not be concerned' by a Russia backchannel - The Week Magazine;

McMaster says he 'would not be concerned' by a Russia backchannel - The Week Magazine

The Week MagazineMcMaster says he 'would not be concerned' by a Russia backchannelThe Week MagazineNational Security Adviser H.R. McMaster on Saturday said he "would not be concerned" by backchannel communications with Russia, though he declined to specifically comment on allegations that President Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared ...and more »

McMaster: 'I would not be concerned about a Russia backchannel' between Trump and the Kremlin - Business Insider;

McMaster: 'I would not be concerned about a Russia backchannel' between Trump and the Kremlin - Business Insider

Business InsiderMcMaster: 'I would not be concerned about a Russia backchannel' between Trump and the KremlinBusiness InsiderNational security adviser H.R. McMaster told reporters on Saturday that he was not bothered by news of President Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner's reported attempt to set up a secret backchannel between the US and Russia. "We have ...and more »