Trump Throws Soccer BallLongtime Trump Organization CFO Allen Weisselberg has been subpoenaed. In the eastern Mpumalanga province, accusations are widespread that a number of individuals had been killed in relation to suspect tenders tied to the construction of a multimillion-dollar stadium for the 2010 football Globe Cup. The Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu), which is a member of the tripartite governing alliance, last year published a list of 5 officials it says had been amongst those assassinated in Mpumalanga among 2007 and 2010.
It was the second day of reversals and semantic hairsplitting in Mr. Trump’s statements about Russia — on Tuesday, he mentioned that he had meant to say at a news conference in Helsinki that he disagreed with a statement by Mr. Putin, not that he agreed with it — and it only deepened the mystery of what precisely Mr. Trump and Mr. Putin had talked about throughout a two-and-a-half-hour session in Finland when only their interpreters were in the room with them.
President Trump sowed even much more confusion on Wednesday more than his current meeting with President Vladimir V. Putin, insisting soon after a day of conflicting statements about Russia’s interference in the 2016 election that he had in fact laid down the law with Mr. Putin. The account was seconded by music publicist Rob Goldstone, who says he was there along with his client Emin Agalorov, both of whom helped set up a 2016 meeting with Donald Trump Jr. at Trump Tower.