Papadopoulos Repeatedly Represented Trump Campaign, Record Shows

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WASHINGTON — The Trump administration has downplayed the function of overseas coverage adviser George Papadopoulos in the course of the 2016 presidential marketing campaign. But the general public report exhibits that Papadopoulos, who tried to arrange a gathering between Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin, was a extra outstanding determine than beforehand understood.

Papadopoulos was in Cleveland in the course of the Republican National Convention the place he was invited by the American Jewish Committee to talk on a panel about U.S. overseas coverage, organizers stated.

“Papadopolous was only one among the many contacts AJC established and maintained among advisers to both parties’ 2016 presidential candidates and in the two parties’ national committees,” AJC spokesperson Ken Bandler stated in an announcement.

“Among the panelists in our 2016 Republican National Convention program — in a session titled ‘Defining America’s Role in Global Affairs’ — was George Papadopolous, then a Trump campaign foreign policy adviser,” the badertion continued.




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From left, George Papadopoulos, U.S. Rep. Tom Marino, Michael Scharf, dean of Case Western Reserve University School of Law; David O’Sullivan, head of the European Union delegation to the United States; U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho, R-Fla., and Jason Isaacson pay attention as Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., makes an announcement throughout an AJC panel dialogue July 20, 2016.