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💰Qatar - Russia/Rosnef - Qatari Sovereign Wealth Fund & TeamTrump

Quick overview of some 🔑 intersections.
🔑Aug 2016 Manafort & Tom Barrack went on a cruise where they met one of the world’s richest men, Hamad bin Jassim bin Jaber Al Thani, the former prime minister of Qatar.

🔑Until 2013, Mr. Al Thani presided over the country’s $230B sovereign wealth fund.
💰Qatari SWF, Russia & Rosnef

12/16: Russian state bank secretly financed Rosneft sale after foreign buyers balked

Based on accounts from five of the sources, the value of the Russian loan to the Qatari sovereign wealth fund is around $6 billion.
🔑1/5/17 Russian state holding company Rosneftegaz closed a deal with the Qatar Investment Authority (QIA) and commodities trader Glencore to sell a 19.5 percent stake in state-owned oil major Rosneft, Rosneft said.

1/5/17: Russia's Rosneftegaz closes Rosneft deal with Qatar, Glencore

Rosneft chief executive Igor Sechin called privatisation deal the largest in Russia's history
🔑Steele Dossier excerpt:

“In terms of the substance of their discussion, SECHIN’s associate said that the Rosnef President was so keen to lift personal and corporate western sanctions imposed on the company that he offered PAGE/TRUMP’s
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“associate the brokerage of up to 19% (privatized) stake in Rosnef in return.

Page had expressed interest and confirmed were TRUMP elected US President then sanctions on Russia would be lifted.”
🔑A federal judge in Los Angeles is being asked to seal the libel lawsuit that exposed the Qatari government’s national spy ring in America with direct connections to the Al Thani royal family & Michael Cohen.
In May 2018, Kushner Companies negotiated a bailout deal with Brookfield Asset Management, one of the world’s largest real estate companies.

🔑The second-largest investor in Brookfield’s real estate subsidiary happens to be Qatar’s sovereign wealth fund.
🔑Westinghouse Electric is one of the power plant manufacturers in line to benefit from the Trump/Saudi Nuclear Deal, AND just happens to be a subsidiary of Brookfield Asset Management, the company that bailed out Kush’s 666 5th Ave.

🔑Yousef Al Otaiba, the UAE ambassador to the U.S., attempted to shape American policy toward the Middle East via Kushner & lobbied over a regional dispute with Qatar.

Also, Otaiba happens to be a key player at the center of the #1MDB scandal.
💰The QIA & Rosnef Saga Continues

5/5/18: Qatar has agreed to take a 19 percent stake in Rosneft, rescuing the Russian state oil giant after its hopes of selling a major stake to a Chinese company fell through.
5/5/18: Qatar's sovereign investment fund QIA initially bought 19.5 percent of Rosneft jointly with Swiss trading giant Glencore for $12.2 billion during the Russian company's partial privatization in December 2016.
5/5/18: But last year the consortium agreed to sell a 14.16 stake in Rosneft to CEFC China Energy in a $9.1 billion deal that was seen as key to helping expand relations between RU -- the world's top energy exporter -- and China -- the top energy consumer.
5/5/18: That deal ran into trouble after CEFC Founder Ye Jianming was put under investigation by Chinese authorities over suspected economic crimes this year.
5/5/18: Glencore said on 5/4 that its consortium w/ QIA to sell the Rosneft stake was dissolved, and Qatar and Glencore will now own the Rosneft stake directly.

It said QIA will control an equity stake of 18.93% & Glencore will hold some 0.57 percent.
11/6/18: - Russian oil giant Rosneft (ROSN.MM) said on Tuesday that the Qatar Investment Authority sovereign wealth fund would pay around 3.7 billion euros ($4.23 billion) for a HALF of a 14.16 percent stake in the company.
11/6/19: The QIA would become the third-largest Rosneft shareholder as a result of the deal after the Russian government and British oil major BP (BP.L), the company added.

Trader Glencore (GLEN.L) would retain a 0.6 percent stake.
11/9/18 Sechin had just announced the sale to Qatar's sovereign wealth fund and giant commodity trader Glencore of a 19.5 percent stake in Rosneft, the state oil giant that he runs.
11/9/18: The 10.2 billion euro ($11.57 billion) privatization deal was designed to replenish Russia's coffers, depleted by falling energy prices and Western sanctions.
11/9/18: But now, nearly two years after the sale was first announced, that VTB, a Russian state-owned bank, itself financed a large share of the acquisition, undermining the deal's stated aim to bring foreign money into the country.
11/9/18: The value of the RU loan to the Qatari sovereign wealth fund is around $6 billion.
VTB denied it issued a loan to the Qatari sovereign wealth fund (QIA).
"VTB has not issued and is not planning to issue a loan to QIA to finance the acquisition."
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