Counter-intelligence researched the contacts between the national security adviser in the administration of the President of the USA Michael Flynn and representatives of the Russian side. About this newspaper the Wall Street Journal said sources familiar with the situation.
According to the WSJ, the investigation ties Flynn involved the FBI, the CIA and the national security Agency (NSA), USA. They sought “to establish the nature of Flynn’s contacts with representatives of Russia and to find out whether there had been such contacts are in violation of the law.”
However, the sources are unable to tell exactly when counterintelligence launched an investigation, revealed any evidence and do investigations into now.