FBI intelligence asset made contact with Russia-linked Trump operatives: Washington Post report

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Raw Story—An FBI intelligence asset made contact with members of the Trump campaign who were linked to Russia, the Washington Post reported Friday night. The Post confirmed the identity of an agent, who was described only as a retired American professor. The person approached an adviser to Donald Trump’s presidential campaign at British university and started chatting with Carter Page, one of Trump’s foreign policy advisers with deep ties to Russia. Trump has claimed that the “Obama …

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