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37 jeffinRTP Just move on people, just more evidence of Russian involvement and possible collusion. Nothing to see here.
9 autotldr This is the best tl;dr I could make, [original]( reduced by 97%. (I'm a bot) ***** > Officials investigating the Kremlin's interference in the 2016 US presidential election are scrutinizing newly uncovered financial transactions between the Russian government and people or businesses inside the United States. > The Russian Embassy in Washington, DC, sent more than $2.4 million to small home-improvement companies controlled by a Russian immigrant living not far from there. > Bankers flagged to the Treasury Department's financial crimes unit about 600 payments from the Russian embassy to this contractor's companies. ***** [**Extended Summary**]( | [FAQ]( "Version 1.65, ~283670 tl;drs so far.") | [Feedback]( "PM's and comments are monitored, constructive feedback is welcome.") | *Top* *keywords*: **Russian**^#1 **Bank**^#2 **transaction**^#3 **Treasury**^#4 **Committee**^#5
10 MinorityFragility Didn't buzzfeed report on something like this before, Russian embassy receiving money for an election and it turned out to be for Russia's own election?
0 afisher123 The common downfall of crooks: Follow the Money
-23 NYScott "Records exclusively reviewed by BuzzFeed News..." I'll wait, thanks.
0 cheebear12 Wasnt this embassy burning a lot of shit in their fireplaces right before the election?
-9 awendawdeerstand Buzzfeed does not specify the nexus between these transfers and any alleged wrongdoing. Have any other news organizations reported these findings with greater depth? A 150,000.00 block transfer from Russian Embassy to Moscow seems to be inconsequentially minuscule and likely a part of standard ambassadorial functions.