By Laura Litvan,Margaret Talev and Steven Dennis, (c) 2017, Bloomberg
Questions about ties between President Donald Trump’s team and Russian intelligence agents deepened Wednesday after new reports of extensive contacts between the two, which are sure to fuel Republican calls for a deeper look at Trump’s links to the country.
The New York Times reported that Trump campaign aides and associates “had repeated contacts with senior Russian intelligence officials in the year before” the November 2016 election, citing four current and former U.S. officials the newspaper didn’t identify. But it’s unclear whether the talks pertained to Trump personally.
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Source: The Mercury News