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The Translator Swept Up in Donald
Trump Jr.’s Russian Dirt Hunt

Daily Beast, by Emilie Plesset and Katie Zavadski

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Posted By:earlybird, 7/16/2017 10:58:05 AM

A translator named Anatoli Samochornov was in the meeting between Donald Trump’s campaign team and two Russian lobbyists last year. Samochornov was named on Friday by Rinat Akhmetshin, a lobbyist who also attended the Trump Tower meeting. (Snip) Samochornov seemed to dislike Republicans like Trump on social media. In 2013, he shared a meme about restarting America in “safe mode,” with free health care and without guns. In another post, he shared a Rachel Maddow post critical of Karl Rove.

More than a translator, this guy - said to have “progressive views” - was also a “program officer” at the FBI’s NYC field office.

He is more than just a translator.


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Reply 1 - Posted by: dman, 7/16/2017 1:40:41 PM     (No. 11320799)

Tentacles everywhere. Blow it up.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Uno_Thatguy, 7/16/2017 1:51:58 PM     (No. 11320810)

Translators have an open book to skew by a simple word or phrase the true intent of a speaker. Always have your own translator that you can trust. Maybe two or three in these situations.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: JansGraphix, 7/16/2017 9:28:11 PM     (No. 11320995)

I´m continually amazed at all the leftists that Trump seems to surround himself with. And hard core leftists too.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: LadyVet, 7/17/2017 9:47:46 AM     (No. 11321270)

Is this the translator responsible for the "reset" button screw-up?

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