Kremlin did not answer email from Trump's lawyer: spokesman

Thursday, 31 Aug, 2017

The email is from January 2016, during the presidential campaign, and appears to contradict President Trump's repeated assurances that he had nothing to do with Russian Federation.

In his statement, Cohen denied any links between Trump's business ambitions in Moscow and his political ambitions. "Not even Aras Agalarov, the Azerbaijani-born billionaire who partnered with Trump to hold the Miss Universe pageant in Moscow in 2013, ultimately wanted to do a deal, though the two discussed a tower just outside Moscow city limits, where Agalarov owns land".

He emphasized that he has never met lawyer Cohen in person.

He said he personally told Trump about the proposal "on three occasions", and Trump signed a non-binding letter of intent in October 2015 to build the hotel complex. Noah wasted no time in confronting the president's alleged dishonesty.

"How can someone lie so big? It's like if your friend said that they had never heard of Mumford and Sons, and then one day you see the album cover, and you're like, 'Wait a minute - you're Mumford!'" The decision to pursue the proposal initially, and later to abandon it, was unrelated to the Donald Trump for President campaign.

The negotiations of the possible Trump Tower Moscow deal were first reported Sunday night by The Washington Post.

Cohen has since claimed he never took Sater's proposal seriously.

"Our boy can become president of the United States of America and we can engineer it, " Saater wrote in an email. "I will get all of Putin's team to buy in on this; I will manage this process".

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny. A drone flyover of the expansive property by Mr Navalny's Anti Corruption
Kremlin did not answer email from Trump's lawyer: spokesman

Sater was prone to using "colorful language" and "salesmanship", said Cohen, who said he had known Sater for decades.

Cohen said he also communicated extensively with Sater, who was brokering the deal and stood to receive payment from the Russian developer if it came to fruition.

Noah aired footage of Trump repeatedly denying having any communication with Russian Federation and saying he has not spoken to anyone related to Russian Federation or had any contact with officials there. "Americas most hard adversary agreeing that Donald is a good guy to negotiate". The plan for a Trump Tower in Moscow never materialized, and negotiations ended before Trump's business ties to Russian Federation had become a major campaign issue.

There is no evidence in the emails that Mr. Sater delivered on his promises.

"It is not our job", Peskov told reporters in a conference call Wednesday. They ended early in 2016 when Cohen determined that the project was not feasible, according to Cohen's statement.

"I hope that we do have good relations with Russian Federation".

The Kremlin spokesperson has shed light on the conspiracy surrounding a report by The WaPo, concerning Trump's lawyer getting in touch with him via email to discuss a possible Trump Tower construction in Moscow during the USA election campaign. Thus far it is unclear if and how the newling released email may or may not help the inquests.