Us President blames Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama that Russia gained control over 20% of uranium production in the United States
The US President Donald Truephoto: epa/vostock-photo
– U.S. President Donald trump said that the deal to sell canadian uranium mining company Uranium One, which among other things, owns the Willow Creek mine in Wyoming, part of “Rosatom” holding ARMZ, is a political scandal.
“The uranium deal with Russia and how it was done, very clever… This is the Watergate of our day”, – quotes the words of the President of the Fox News channel.
Last week trump in his Twitter criticized the American media for the fact that they do not sufficiently cover the topic of the sale of Uranium One.
Uranium deal to Russia, with Clinton help Obama and Administration knowledge, is the biggest Fake story that the Media doesn’t want to follow!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) October 19, 2017
Earlier, the American newspaper the Hill published a report in which it was reported that the FBI in 2009 had information confirming the fact of violations at the conclusion of the transaction the result of which Russia gained control of 20% of uranium production in the United States.
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The publication notes that the Obama administration approved the deal in 2010, despite data to the FBI. The rival of the incumbent US President in the presidential election in 2016, Hillary Clinton was among those who took the decision on this deal.
In the spring of 2017, the New York Times and The Wall Street Journal reported that two years before the decision on the transaction in the spring of 2008, who was then the Chairman of the Board of Directors U1 Ian Telfer donated $3 million to the organization of the Clinton family Clinton Global Foundation.
Uranium One owns the Willow Creek mine in Wyoming. Commercial production began in may 2012. In 2014, production at the mine in Wyoming amounted to 563 thousand pounds of uranium is less than 5% of the total U1.