Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman had lunch with Rudy Giuliani at the Trump hotel in Washington YESTERDAY, a source who saw them tells . They were arrested later that night at Dulles, where they were awaiting an international flight.
NEWS: Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman, two Giuliani associates who donated to a pro-Trump super PAC, were arrested late Wednesday on criminal charges of violating campaign finance rules. They have been under investigation by SDNY. w/
Breaking: Two foreign-born men who helped Rudy Giuliani's efforts to investigate Joe Biden were arrested in the U.S. on charges of violating campaign-finance rules, say people familiar with the matter
Aaaand here's the confirmation that Parnas's trips to Vienna are officially connected to Firtash:
Breaking: Two Foreign-Born Men Who Helped Giuliani on Ukraine Arrested on Campaign-Finance Charges - WSJ
Breaking via WSJ: Lev Parnas and Igor Furman, foreign-born donors to a pro-Trump fundraising committee who helped Giuliani investigate Biden, were arrested on criminal charges of violating campaign finance rules and are expected to appear in court today.
7/ Here’s why the two face arrest: They allegedly laundered Russian money into U.S. elections. They set up an LLC that contributed 100s of 1000s of $ to a pro-Trump group led by Don Jr. Fruman also allegedly misspelled his name to hide his donations.
NEWS: Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman, who helped Giuliani pursue an investigation into the Bidens in Ukraine, were arrested late Wednesday on criminal charges of violating campaign finance rules.
INDICTMENT POSTED: The indictment says Lev Parnas's efforts to remove the ambassador to Ukraine via a congressman were conducted "at least in part, at the request of one or more Ukrainian government officials."
Well THIS is awkward... "Two Foreign-Born Men Who Helped Giuliani on Ukraine Arrested on Campaign-Finance Charges" ...and by awkward, I mean HILARIOUS.
UPDATED: The indictment references a congressman—Pete Sessions—whose assistance Parnas sought to remove the ambassador to Ukraine. The indictment says those efforts were made “at least in part, at the request of one or more Ukrainian gov't officials.”
The indictment references a congressman, identifiable as ex-Republican Rep. Pete Sessions, whose assistance Lev Parnas sought in "causing the U.S. government to remove or recall the then-U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine."
Incredible ! Another dimension of the Trump-Ukraine scandal: "Prosecutors say two associates of Rudy Giuliani were part of a conspiracy to funnel a Russian donor’s money into U.S. elections" via
Rudy Giuliani tells Parnas and Fruman were heading to VIENNA for business reasons. He says they've traveled there between three and six times in the last two months—and that he was scheduled to meet with them when they returned in the coming days.
AND: They were arrested while awaiting an international flight at Dulles Airport on Wednesday, according to people familiar with the matter, a day before one of them was scheduled to testify before House committees.
Huge. Giuliani’s Ukrainian-American associates (and Mar-a-Lago frequent guests) arrested.
Prosecutors say two associates of Rudy Giuliani were part of a conspiracy to funnel a Russian donor’s money into U.S. elections via
Parnas and Fruman arrested by SDNY on campaign-finance charges, reports WSJ
So two guys who helped Rudy’s “anti-corruption” campaign were just arrested for corruption.
The two foreign-born men who helped GIULIANI on Ukraine probe have been arrested.
WOW. Lev Parnas & Igor Fruman who helped Giuliani pursue a Biden probe in Ukraine were behind a mysterious LLC donation to pro-Trump super PAC They were arrested late Weds on criminal charges for violating campaign finance rules
Two Foreign-Born Men Who Helped Giuliani on Ukraine Arrested on Campaign-Finance Charges
This is what’s known as a Reverse QAnon.
May I wax idealistic for a minute? I hope I don't make you gag. Our Founders were frickin' geniuses. If it weren't for separation of powers, a free press, and all the rest -- we would never know about stuff like this. It would be more pervasive than it is.
WSJ exclusive: Two foreign-born men who helped Rudy Giuliani on Ukraine arrested on campaign-finance charges
AG Barr briefed on case in February, supported it - Since late 2018, Fruman and Parnas introduced Giuliani to current/former Ukrainian prosecutors to discuss Biden case. - Parnas sought help from Sen. Pete Sessions to oust ambassador Marie Yovanovitch
"Two Soviet-born donors to a pro-Trump fundraising committee who helped Rudy Giuliani’s efforts to investigate Democrat Joe Biden were arrested late Wednesday on criminal charges of violating campaign finance rules." via
Two Foreign-Born Men Who Helped Giuliani on Ukraine Arrested on Campaign-Finance Charges - WSJ
What are odds Barr & Benczkowski let this proceed without interference? What are odds they let prosecutors "flip" these two on Giuliani?
The corruption here is undeniable.
Two foreign-born men who helped Rudy Giuliani on Ukraine arrested on campaign-finance charges
Russia’s opposition party PARNAS is in for a rough couple of weeks. Sort of like ⁦⁩ circa 2014.
Two foreign-born men who helped Rudy Giuliani on Ukraine arrested on campaign-finance charges via
You hate to see it.
“Two foreign-born men who helped Rudy Giuliani on Ukraine arrested on campaign-finance charges”
pretty succinct..... “Two Soviet-born donors to a pro- Trump fundraising committee who helped Rudy Giuliani’s efforts to investigate Democrat Joe Biden were arrested Wednesday on criminal charges of violating campaign finance rules”
No surprise here.
The photo here is apparently from Trump's DC hotel, but it looks like a mediocre booth at Katz's Deli.
Two foreign-born men who helped Rudy Giuliani on Ukraine arrested on campaign-finance charges via