Financier Carter page does not work on the campaign of the candidate in US presidents from Republican party of Donald trump. In an interview with CNN, said the head of the electoral headquarters of the trump Kellyann Conway. Previously Bloomberg wrote that Paige has long worked in Russia.
“He [Paige] is definitely not part of the campaign that I run,” said Conway (quoted by bi-Bi-si). “I never talked, he never admitted to our briefings on national security or foreign policy — at least since I became the Manager of the campaign,” she added.
In response to the leading question, did the page with Russian officials, as reported by the media, Conway stated that “if he [page] said about it, certainly not with permission and not with the knowledge of the campaign trump”.
Earlier the page several times publicly spoke out against imposed by Western countries against Russia sanctions.
In March 2016 in an interview with The Washington Post, trump introduced Paige as his adviser on foreign policy.
Then, in March, Bloomberg reported that Paige worked for a long time in Russia, and in 2004 came to Russia to open an office of the financial Corporation Meryll Lynch. Bloomberg also claimed that Paige worked with “Gazprom”, in particular, that helped Russian companies to attract Western investors and participated in meetings with shareholders of “Gazprom” in the UK and the USA.
In July, press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov denied reports that Paige met in Moscow with head of the presidential administration Sergei Ivanov.