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Donald Trump told two senior Russian officials at an Oval Office meeting in 2017 that he was not worried about Moscow's involvement in the 2016 US presidential election because the United States did the same in other countries, sources claim.

Donald Trump told Russia in 2017 that he was not worried about Moscow's interference in the US elections during an Oval Office meeting with two top Russian officials

  • The comments were made during the meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak
  • It was the same infamous meeting where Trump revealed very secret information that uncovered a source of information on ISIS
  • He told the Russians that he was not worried about the interference of Moscow in the 2016 US elections because the United States did the same in other countries
  • His comments panicked officials to limit the memorandum to only a few officials with the highest security clearances
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Donald Trump told two senior Russian officials at an Oval Office meeting in 2017 that he was not worried about Moscow's interference in the 2016 US presidential election because the United States did the same in other countries, sources claim.

The comments, which disturbed White House officials, were made at the meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak, the Washington Post reports.

It was the same infamous meeting where Trump revealed very secret information that uncovered a source of information on ISIS. He also told how relieved he was that he had fired FBI director James B. Comey the previous day.

His remarks about the interference of Russia and the interference of the US in other countries, which have not been reported before, panicked to limit the memorandum to only a few officials with the highest security clearances – an attempt to prevent them from leaking , claiming sources.

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Donald Trump told two senior Russian officials at an Oval Office meeting in 2017 that he was not worried about Moscow's involvement in the 2016 US presidential election because the United States did the same in other countries, sources claim.

Donald Trump told two senior Russian officials at an Oval Office meeting in 2017 that he was not worried about Moscow's involvement in the 2016 US presidential election because the United States did the same in other countries, sources claim.

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