Former Trump campaign chief blackmailed over meeting between Trump and pro-Russian forces in Ukraine

Former Trump campaign chief blackmailed over meeting between Trump and pro-Russian forces in Ukraine An apparent hack of a phone of the daughter of political consultant Paul Manafort, suggests that he was the victim of a blackmail attempt while serving as Mr Trump’s presidential campaign chairman last summer. Politico said that the undated

The Independent

Former Trump campaign chief blackmailed over meeting between Trump and pro-Russian forces in Ukraine

Former Donald Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort quit Trump’s campaign in August under a cloud of suspicion, but it now appears that more than potential investigations may have been behind his departure. Manafort was also being strong-armed by …

Daily Kos

The Curious Case of Paul Manafort

As the Russian intrigues surrounding Donald Trump and his presidential campaign have continued to pile up, one name has resurfaced at nearly every turn: Paul Manafort. Less than two weeks after it was revealed that United States law-enforcement and …

Vanity Fair

Today in Trumpworld — Feb. 22

TRUMP’S SCHEDULE: 10:30 a.m.: President Donald Trump will receive his daily intelligence briefing in the Oval Office. 11:30 a.m.: Trump will meet with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in the Oval Office. 12:30 p.m.: Trump will discuss the federal

Politico (blog)

Former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort was blackmailed over Russia ties after being hacked: report

A new report suggests that Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager, was the victim of a blackmail attempt by a Ukrainian parliament member who was aware of both Trump’s and Manafort’s connections to President Vladimir Putin …

Salon

Hacked Text May Reveal Blackmail Attempt On Manafort

Hacked texts allegedly sent to the daughter of Paul Manafort indicate that somebody in Russia or Ukraine attempted to blackmail President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman. According to Politico, the hacked texts were sent to Manafort’s daughter

Opposing Views

Paul Manafort targeted for blackmail shortly before Ukraine ties forced him out of Trump campaign

Paul Manafort was apparently the target of a possible Russian blackmail attempt when he served as Donald Trump’s campaign chairman. The undated messages — which have been hacked and then recently circulated by a hacktivist collective — were sent …

Raw Story

Former Trump campaign manager faced blackmail attempt: report

Politico reported Thursday that a purported cyber attack of Manafort’s daughter shows a text that appears to be from Ukrainian parliamentarian Serhiy Leshchenko, attempting to reach Manafort. In the message, the sender says he has politically damaging …

The Hill

A Ukrainian might have tried to blackmail Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort

President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, might have faced a blackmail attempt from a Ukrainian parliamentarian last summer, Politico reports. The purported evidence comes in the form of hacked communications from Manafort’s …

The Week Magazine

Politico: Manafort faced blackmail attempt, hacks suggest

A purported cyber hack of the daughter of political consultant Paul Manafort suggests that he was the victim of a blackmail attempt while he was serving as Donald Trump’s presidential campaign chairman last summer. Read more here.

Kyiv Post

Hacked texts show alleged Ukrainian blackmail attempt on former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort

President Trump’s former campaign chair Paul Manafort may have been the target of a blackmail attempt by a Ukrainian parliament member, according to a report on Thursday. A potential cyber hack of Manafort’s daughter’s phone revealed texts allegedly …

New York Daily News

Who Is Paul Manafort’s Man In Kyiv? An Interview With Konstantin Kilimnik

KYIV — An elusive Ukrainian associate of Paul Manafort says he briefed the former campaign chairman for U.S. President Donald Trump on Ukraine during last year’s presidential race. The comments by Konstantin Kilimnik, in an exclusive interview with …

RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

Report: A Member of a Foreign Government Tried to Blackmail Paul Manafort While He Was Running the Trump …

A Ukrainian parliamentarian reportedly claimed to have compromising information against both Manafort and Donald Trump. To live under Donald Trump’s administration is to live under the constant specter of foreign influence and the threat of a brand of …

GQ Magazine

Report: Former Trump Campaign Manager Faced Blackmail Attempt

Former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort apparently faced a blackmail attempt, Politico reported. It was a text message sent to Manafort’s daughter, which appeared to be from Ukrainian parliamentarian Serhiy Leshchenko, trying to reach out to …

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