White House tries to play down meeting of Trump Jr., Russian lawyer as new details emerge    

Russian pop star Emin Agalarov, whose family is close to the Russian president, requested the meeting.

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Email 'linked Kremlin to Trump son meeting' - New York Times - BBC News www.bbc.co.uk
Donald Trump Jr was told Russia's government could help his father's campaign, a press report says.

Trump Jr. email chain cites Russian support for his father uk.reuters.com
President Donald Trump's eldest son was told a Russian prosecutor was offering his father's 2016 presidential campaign incriminating information about White House rival Hillary Clinton as part of Russian government support, according to an email chain that the son released on Tuesday.

Kremlin denies knowledge of meeting between Russian lawyer & Trump Jr. www.rt.com
The Kremlin does not know Russian lawyer Natalya Veselnitskaya and was not aware of her reported meeting with US President Donald Trump’s eldest son, Donald Trump Jr., which he said occurred during the 2016 election campaign.

Trump Jr knew of Kremlin efforts to aid campaign: NYT www.aljazeera.com
New York Times claims US president's son was told in email that Russia was source of 'compromising' Clinton information.

Trump's son met Russian lawyer for Clinton information www.aljazeera.com
New York Times claims US president's son attended meeting after he was promised 'damaging information' about Clinton.

Trump Jr. reportedly knew Russia wanted to meddle when he met with a Russian lawyer during the campaign www.businessinsider.com
Three people with knowledge of the email reportedly said the message indicated Russia was the source of information damaging to Hillary Clinton.

Trump’s Son Met With Russian Lawyer After Being Promised Damaging Information on Clinton www.nytimes.com
Donald Trump Jr. is said to have arranged the meeting with the Kremlin-linked lawyer during the campaign after he was told he would be provided with details about Hillary Clinton.