2008 Praising Putin While Seeking Russian Money

While promoting the Trump SoHo project, for which Trump had licensed his name, Trump tells a meeting of Russian journalists, “I really like Vladimir Putin.  I respect him.  He does his work well.  Much better than our Bush.”  Eric Trump also says, “The experience of the past few years shows, the best property buyers now are Russian…They’re different in that they can go around without a mortgage loan from American banks, that require income checks and they can buy apartments with cash.”

By | 2017-06-24T19:50:38+00:00 May 4th, 2017|

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