On Tuesday, however, with the Times ready to release the emails, Trump Jr. tweeted them out himself, revealing nearly every word he had said in his defense to be a lie or minimization. "She was here because of Lynch". In 2000, when an anonymous source sent confidential Republican materials to Democratic nominee Al Gore, he quickly notified the FBI.
For it appears his son was eager to see if the Russians might have dirt on Clinton, and Trump Jr. didn't shy away from a meeting to find out.
"I would know a little bit about it. I'm one of the lawyers", Mr Sekulow told ABC's Good Morning America.
Donald Trump defended his son early Wednesday.
Two covers published before the election featured a cartoon illustration of Trump's melting face titled "Meltdown" and "Total meltdown". -Russian lawyer storm despite attending the meeting that Trump Jr. described as occurring "under the pretext" of receiving damaging information about Hillary Clinton.
Flying to Paris on Wednesday, Trump had what was initially billed as an off-the-record meeting with reporters.
In Paris, Trump is to hold a joint news conference with French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday and will be the guest of honor on Friday at Bastille Day celebrations marking France's national holiday.
Trump Jr. said the Kushner left the meeting shortly after it started while Manafort appeared disinterested. Yesterday, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov questioned why Mr Trump Jr was blamed over the meeting. The president sounded open to making some sort of change or perhaps new deal, but did not offer a specific commitment.
Her comments come as fresh accusations swirl that the Trump campaign colluded with Russia to influence the presidential election.
The complaint accuses Goldstone of providing "substantial assistance" in soliciting the foreign donation.
"If you don't have dialogue, you have to be fools".
The magazine has also been heavily critical of Trump since he launched his presidential campaign. "But really it went nowhere and it was apparent that wasn't what the meeting was about". He said: "I think many people would have held that meeting". "It's called 'opposition research, ' or even research into your opponent". He said his U.S. military buildup and drive to increase U.S. energy production were in direct conflict with Putin, whose nation is dependent on energy exports.
Trump arrived in Paris earlier Thursday, escaping at least temporarily the darkening crisis at the White House.
Goldstone: Let me know when you are free to talk with Emin by phone about this Hillary info - you had mentioned early this week so wanted to try to schedule a time and day.