If any more American political figures want to imperil their careers by having an undisclosed meeting with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak, they’ll soon need to travel to Russia to do so. Buzzfeed News reports that Russia is recalling the controversial diplomat, and will bring him home rather than install him a senior role at the country’s UN mission in New York. The 66-year-old Kislyak, who has served as Russia’s ambassador to the U.S. for ten years, but lately has been at the center of more than one subplot of the investigation into Russia’s interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election and what relationship existed between the Trump campaign and the Putin regime during that time.
Kislyak was on the other end of a phone call that eventually got former White House national security adviser Michael Flynn fired, and meetings between Kislyak and Attorney General Jeff Sessions — which Sessions neglected to disclose …
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