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Trump inaugural committee head accused of being agent of a foreign government

3 monthes ago   |   By WYFF

The chair of former President Donald Trump's 2017 inaugural committee was arrested Tuesday in California on charges alleging that he and others conspired to influence Trump's foreign policy positions to benefit the United Arab Emirates.
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Trump adviser Tom Barrack arrested on foreign-agent charges

Trump adviser Tom Barrack arrested on foreign-agent charges

3 monthes ago   |   By Politico

Tom Barrack, a longtime supporter of and adviser to former President Donald Trump, was arrested Tuesday on charges he secretly acted in the U.S. as an agent for the United Arab Emirates.
Barrack, 74, is accused of failing to register as a foreign agent, conspiracy, obstruction of justice and four counts of making false statements to the FBI.
A federal indictment issued by a grand jury in Brooklyn, N.Y. charged that Barrack put pro-UAE language into a Trump campaign speech in May 2016, took direction from UAE officials about what to say in media appearances and an op-ed piece he published...
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Trump's inaugural committee head charged with being agent of foreign government

Trump's inaugural committee head charged with being agent of foreign government

3 monthes ago   |   By ABC

Tom Barrack, the former head of President Donald Trump's inaugural committee, has been arrested and charged with acting as agent of a foreign government and lying to federal investigators.
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Trump inaugural committee head accused of being UAE agent

3 monthes ago   |   By My Sanantonio

NEW YORK - The chair of former President Donald Trump's 2017 inaugural committee was arrested Tuesday on charges alleging he conspired to influence Trump's foreign policy positions to benefit the United Arab Emirates and commit crimes striking “at the very heart of our democracy.”
Tom Barrack, 74, of Santa Monica, California, was among three men charged in federal court in Brooklyn, New York, with conspiring to act as an unregistered foreign agent as they tried to influence foreign policy while Trump was running in 2016 and later while he was president.
Barrack was charged with conspiracy...
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Trump inaugural committee head accused of being UAE agent

3 monthes ago   |   By Star Tribune

The chair of former President Donald Trump's 2017 inaugural committee was arrested Tuesday on charges alleging he conspired to influence Trump's foreign policy positions to benefit the United Arab Emirates and commit crimes striking "at the very heart of our democracy."
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A Former Trump Adviser Is Charged With Acting As An Agent Of The United Arab Emirates

A Former Trump Adviser Is Charged With Acting As An Agent Of The United Arab Emirates

3 monthes ago   |   By NPR

Thomas Barrack, who chaired the former president's inauguration committee, has been arrested on federal charges that he acted as an agent of a foreign government.
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