The lawyers committees of Congress on the intelligence and foreign relations to assess the legal ability to call translators of negotiations behind closed doors President Donald trump with the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin.
As noted by ABC News, the issue of such questioning arose after some media reported that after meeting Putin face to face in Hamburg in 2017 trump has withdrawn notes his interpreter, and ordered him not to discuss with anybody, particularly with other administration officials, that he translated.
The representative of the Democratic party in the foreign relations Committee, told the publication that the announcement of the seizure of the records of the translator “raises questions”.
“This raises some new questions. We consider the legal implications of this, and we will discuss our options. Our lawyers will discuss this with the lawyers of the intelligence Committee,” — said the representative of the Democrats.
Recall that Donald trump after President’s term may go to jail. The U.S. Supreme court extended the investigation period of RF interference in the election of the President of the United States. In addition, Donald trump has refused to testify in this case and intends to avoid court proceedings.