Trump did not learn about the interview until 2 days later
Hence the relentless attacks on them by Trump and his Republican lackeys.
Rick Gates' spokesman, Glenn Selig, was among the 22 people killed in the Kabul hotel attack last weekend
Grand jury indicts 13 Russian nationals and 3 Russian entities for alleged interference in the 2016 presidential elections, during which they boosted Trump's candidacy
"Defendants and their co-conspirators encouraged US minority groups not to vote in the 2016 US election or to vote for a 3rd-party candidate"
Oct 30, 2016: Trump’s Digital Team Orchestrating Three Major Voter Suppression Operations
I think he’s very insulted by it, which is not a good thing for our country."
"Putin's cook" indicted for election interference
"The Kremlin endorses projects like the troll farm without directly organizing them. This is done by somebody who receives large-scale govt contracts. The fact that he gets these contracts is a hidden way to pay for his services”
Intriguing bit: "highly sensitive matters that would be embarrassing to Gates"
Mueller's team disclosed the indictment in a filing in the criminal case pending against Manafort and Gates in the US District Court for DC" buzzfeed.com/zoetillman/ano…
Rick Gates to plead guilty in Mueller inquiry and cooperate
But Mueller's interest in Skadden goes much further.
The same daughter who texted her sister: “Don't fool yourself - that money we have is blood money”
A suspected Russian troll in the U.S. tries to erase her past
After receiving permission from a judge to take his family to Boston during spring break, Rick Gates is canceling the trip due to threat invoking Russian mafia