Former Trump attorney Michael Cohen has denied a Thursday report that he was in Prague in the summer of 2016 to meet with Russian officials. If true, the claim which would support the infamous “Steele Dossier” – a collection of opposition research on the Trump Campaign during the 2016 US election. The dossier was funded in part by Hillary Clinton’s campaign and used by the FBI to justify spying on the Trump campaign. McClatchy reported on Thursday that a phone traced to Cohen “briefly sent signals ricocheting off cell towers in the Prague area in late summer 2016,” a report which echoed their April claim that special counsel Robert Mueller had evidence of Cohen’s trip – which FBI and CIA sources told a Pulitzer Prize-winning Washington Post reporter that they didn’t believe Cohen took.
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