A former adviser to the U.S. President for national security Michael Flynn will create a Fund to collect cash to pay their accounts, which put his lawyers on the case about the alleged Russian interference in American elections, in which Moscow accuses Washington. It is reported Bloomberg, citing a source close to Flynn.
According to the Agency, Flynn will be the first of the companions of the American President Donald trump, which will begin fundraising for legal services lawyers on the case and court costs. The legal work to establish the Fund is already underway, the source said. Total expenditure Flynn in the investigation of the case can range from hundreds of thousands of dollars to $1 million, even if the ex-the adviser to the leader of the United States is not formally charged.
Attention Michael Flynn attracted after the scandal that broke out in February 2017, when the media began reporting on his contacts with Russia, namely with the Russian Ambassador to the U.S. Sergei Kislyak, which he is, according to journalists, discussed the abolition of anti-Russian sanctions. After some time he left office. The resignation of Flynn, the American authorities explained that he was not informed about his meetings with the dubious White house.
According to The New York Times, trump personally asked the former Director of the FBI James Komi to close this investigation because, in his opinion, Flynn “a good guy who has not done anyone anything wrong. May 9, the White house fired Komi because he “is unable to effectively lead the Bureau”. Sam Flynn refused to testify in the us Congress to investigate the “intervention of Russia” in the presidential election.
The Washington Post also wrote that trump’s entourage warned him about the dangers and risks of contact with the Russian Ambassador.