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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 »

Will Trump Fire Jared Kushner? His FBI Probe May Plague POTUS' White House Return - Newsweek;

Will Trump Fire Jared Kushner? His FBI Probe May Plague POTUS' White House Return - Newsweek

NewsweekWill Trump Fire Jared Kushner? His FBI Probe May Plague POTUS' White House ReturnNewsweekPresident Donald Trump will deplane Air Force One on Sunday from his first trip abroad since assuming the Oval Office. He will walk into a White House battered down by a federal investigation into his 2016 campaign's ties to the Russian Kremlin that ...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 »

The Trump-Russia controversy may put 'wartime consigliere' Steve Bannon back in the spotlight - Business Insider;

The Trump-Russia controversy may put 'wartime consigliere' Steve Bannon back in the spotlight - Business Insider

Business InsiderThe Trump-Russia controversy may put 'wartime consigliere' Steve Bannon back in the spotlightBusiness InsiderSteve Bannon White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon waits for the arrival of U.S. President Donald Trump for a meeting on cyber security in the Roosevelt Room at the White House January 31, 2017 in Washington, DC. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images.and more »

McMaster 'Not Concerned' With New Reports About Jared Kushner, Russia - Mediaite;

McMaster 'Not Concerned' With New Reports About Jared Kushner, Russia - Mediaite

MediaiteMcMaster 'Not Concerned' With New Reports About Jared Kushner, RussiaMediaiteNational Security Advisor HR McMaster said he was “not concerned” following reports that Jared Kushner attempted to set up secret backchannels with Russian officials. A Washington Post story out Friday reported that Kushner proposed establishing a ...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 »

Jared Kushner Pursued Secret Backchannel With Kremlin, Didn't Disclose Additional Conversations With Russians - New York Magazine;

Jared Kushner Pursued Secret Backchannel With Kremlin, Didn't Disclose Additional Conversations With Russians - New York Magazine

New York MagazineJared Kushner Pursued Secret Backchannel With Kremlin, Didn't Disclose Additional Conversations With RussiansNew York MagazineSenior White House adviser Jared Kushner spoke with Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak in December about setting up a secret backchannel for communication between the Trump transition team and the Russian government, reports the Washington Post ...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 May Have Asked Moscow for Secret Communications and Twitter Is Roasting Hard - Cosmopolitan.com;

Jared Kushner May Have Asked Moscow for Secret Communications and Twitter Is Roasting Hard - Cosmopolitan.com

Cosmopolitan.comJared Kushner May Have Asked Moscow for Secret Communications and Twitter Is Roasting HardCosmopolitan.comThings are not looking good for Jared Kushner, husband of Ivanka Trump, son-in-law/top advisor to president Donald Trump, and now rumored traitor to the United States. On Friday, May 26, the Washington Post reported that according to U.S. officials ...and more »

WH keeps quiet on reports of Kushner's secret back channel - Axios;

WH keeps quiet on reports of Kushner's secret back channel - Axios

AxiosWH keeps quiet on reports of Kushner's secret back channelAxiosThe White House is keeping quiet on the reports that Jared Kushner wanted to create a secret back channel to facilitate discussions between the Trump team and the Kremlin, per AP. Both Gary Cohn and H.R. McMaster declined to comment. Cohn told ...and more »

AP reports Kushner back channel with Russia involved Syria - Helena Independent Record;

AP reports Kushner back channel with Russia involved Syria - Helena Independent Record

Helena Independent RecordAP reports Kushner back channel with Russia involved SyriaHelena Independent RecordIn this May 23, 2017, photo, White House senior adviser Jared Kushner, left, and his wife Ivanka Trump watch during a visit by President Donald Trump to Yad Vashem to honor the victims of the Holocaust in Jerusalem. The Washington Post is reporting ...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 »