Today Donald Trump Jr. released a chain of emails detailing his 2016 communication after being contacted by a music producer (acquaintance) to set up a meeting with a Russian lawyer named Natalia Veselnitskaya who claimed to have political opposition research information on Hillary Clinton.
Rob Goldstone is a music producer who represents a Russian pop star named Emin Agalarov. Emin Agalarov’s father was a business contact who coordinated bringing the Miss Universe pageant to Russia in 2013. Goldstone contacted Donald Trump Jr. to set up a meeting with Natalia Veselnitskaya. The email chain is below:
The New York Times is unhappy with the release, as they were planning to write a story about it.