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Trump campaign chief Manafort's associate gave Russia 2016 election strategy and polling, U.S. says

21 days ago   |   By CNBC

Konstantin Kilimnik, who has been identified as a Russian intelligence agent, worked closely with Paul Manafort, the 2016 Trump campaign chairman.
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The US officially designates Paul Manafort's associate Konstantin Kilimnik as a 'known Russian agent'

The US officially designates Paul Manafort's associate Konstantin Kilimnik as a 'known Russian agent'

21 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement The US for the first time on Thursday designated a close associate of ex-Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort as a "known Russian agent."
Konstantin Kilimnik was one of 16 individuals and 16 entities targeted in the latest round of US sanctions against Russia in retaliation for its efforts to meddle in the 2020 presidential election and its role in the devastating SolarWinds cyberattack.
In a press release announcing the sanctions, the Treasury Department described Kilimnik as a "Russian and Ukrainian political consultant and known Russian Intelligence Services...
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