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Sunday, October 13, 2019

A photograph of President Donald Trump posing with a recently indicted associate of Rudy Giuliani was posted online in March 2014, two years prior to what had been their first known interaction.

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Following the unsealing of the indictments of Ukrainians Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman last week for campaign finance violations over alleged schemes to buy political influence on behalf of foreigners, Trump said he did not know Giuliani's associates, Parnas or his business partner and co-defendant, Igor Fruman.

2014 PIC: Lev Parnas & Trump

2017 PIC (L-R): VP Pence, Fruman, Parnas, Trump, and Giuliani

2019 (May) PIC in L.A.: Donald Trump Jr, Tommy Hicks, and indicted Lev Parnas & Igor Fruman

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Parnas, 47, told the Washington Post that he sold Trump Organization condos while Trump's father, Fred, was still running the business.

www.politico.com

Trump fibbed ... again. He's known this dude who, like Trump friend Felix Sater has ties to Russian organized crime, for a long time.

#1 | Posted by AMERICANUNITY at 2019-10-12 07:34 PM | Reply

... 2017 PIC (L-R): VP Pence, Fruman, Parnas, Trump, and Giuliani ...

That's quite the collection of Trump admin folk.

It's interesting how Mr Giuliani has such a seemingly critical senior role in the Trump administration, yet he is not even a government employee.

Is Mr Giuliani working for Pres Trump's personal interests, or for the interest of the American people and the Constitution?

#2 | Posted by LampLighter at 2019-10-13 12:19 PM | Reply

Wow, it's like, DUDE, he was photographed with someone, right? Well, he has been, after all, photographed with a 'questionable/disreputable couple' in the past: static01.nyt.com

#3 | Posted by MSgt at 2019-10-13 10:59 PM | Reply

If Ivanka or Don Jr. get indicted Trump will deny he even knows them too.

#4 | Posted by danni at 2019-10-14 09:06 AM | Reply | Funny: 1

WaPo on arrested Giuliani associate Lev Parnas:

"worked as translator for legal team of Ukrainian gas tycoon accused by US prosecutors of ties to organized crime. born in Ukraine, moved to Brooklyn,
got his start selling condos for Trump's father, Fred."

How two Soviet-born emigres made it into elite Trump circles " and the center of the impeachment storm

www.washingtonpost.com

#5 | Posted by Gal_Tuesday at 2019-10-14 09:52 AM | Reply | Newsworthy 1

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