In July of this yr, enterprise Tom Barrack was arrested on fees of lobbying the US on behalf of a overseas authorities. Barrack was a Trump ally who was in control of the 2017 inauguration.
Whereas the arrest of the person was unhealthy information for Trump, it might be even worse information for different members of his clan. Vicky Ward not too long ago opined that the arrest may actually harm Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump.
Ward is aware of fairly a bit concerning the duo. She authored the ebook, Kusher, INC.: Greed. Ambition. Corruption. The Extraordinary Story of Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump.
In an interview with She Is aware of, Ward remarked, “[Barrack was] Jared Kushner’s conduit to the Center East. [He’s the one who] helped the Kushners with their actual property enterprise for years and he’s the one who launched, Jared to MBS [Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud, the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia] and the Qataris.”
The writer additionally notes that the concentrate on the Center East whereas Trump was in workplace had loads to do together with his son-in-law. “Trump was frankly not that within the relations of the Center East, that was pushed by Jared.”
Ward then discussed Kushner’s announcement of a brand new funding agency the identical week as Barrack’s arrest. “I assume it’s basic Jared to announce his funding agency to take again management of the narrative by way of PR. It’s an absolute PR transfer to make us all neglect that he and Tom have been as tight as tight could be, however the authorities is just not forgetting.”
You possibly can learn the interview in its entirety here
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