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Wed Jan 3, 2018, 08:15 PM

Russian Social Media Giant Gave Info on Trump Contacts to Senate Probe

Source: Talking Points Memo




By SAM THIELMAN Published JANUARY 3, 2018 6:27 PM

The Russian social media giant Vkontakte has given information to Senate investigators about contacts between an executive at the company and the Trump campaign, TPM has learned.

The Russian tech firm appears to be cooperating with the Senate Judiciary Committee by providing documents related to communication between Russian nationals and Dan Scavino, a Trump campaign staffer who now works as the White House social media director.

Vkontakte, a social network similar to Facebook, ranks as the most popular website in Russia and is owned by the publicly traded Mail.Ru.

The nature of the documents obtained by the Committee isnít clear, but previous reports in the press have detailed emails exchanged in 2016 between Konstantin Sidorkov, VKontakteís director of partnership marketing, and Scavino.

Read more: http://talkingpointsmemo.com/muckraker/russian-social-media-giant-gave-info-on-trump-contacts-to-senate-probe

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Response to DonViejo (Original post)

Wed Jan 3, 2018, 08:18 PM

1. ruh roh

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Response to Eliot Rosewater (Reply #1)

Wed Jan 3, 2018, 08:34 PM

3. Awesome gif!

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Response to Eliot Rosewater (Reply #1)

Wed Jan 3, 2018, 08:48 PM

4. Too perfect!

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Response to DonViejo (Original post)

Wed Jan 3, 2018, 08:27 PM

2. Oh My

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Response to DonViejo (Original post)

Wed Jan 3, 2018, 09:29 PM

5. I hope Mueller had this info too.

If not he will make sure to get it now.

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