The news outlet obtained court documents and documents that reveal Trump Jr. has been in company with Gentry Beach dating back to the mid-2000s, which both recently formed a business.
Beach and an Iraqi-American businessman met last year with National Security Council officials and pitched a proposal to curtail sanctions in Venezuela and open a business for U.S. businesses that point, the AP reported. US Justice Department officials recently found that Mr. Trump has nothing to do with this,.
An official told the news outlet that officials did not act on the pitch, but have been told to take the assembly because of Beach’s ties to Trump Jr..
The Trump Organization said in a statement that Trump Jr. has not played a role arranging meetings with “anyone at the White House or any other government agency.”
Beach informed the AP in a statement he never used his connection with Trump Jr. to try and influence the authorities.
A Trump Organization attorney confessed that Trump Jr. had business relations with Beach in years past but pointed the AP to a previously released statement that stated his relationship was “strictly personal.”