CNN reported the evacuation of a CIA informant from Russia. According to the TV channel, he worked in the Kremlin. The Russian authorities confirmed this.
“The agent evacuation operation was carried out when many in the intelligence community were concerned about the negligence of Trump and his administration regarding intelligence.”
After Trump’s meeting with Kislyak (Sergey Kislyak, Russia’s ambassador to the United States until September 2017) and Lavrov in the Oval Office, those fears intensified. A few weeks after the decision to remove the (informant) Trump on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Hamburg in July 2017, held a face-to-face meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin and took the unusual step of taking the recordings Translator. According to an intelligence source familiar with how the intelligence community reacted to the meeting, the intelligence community reiterated concerns that the president may have discussed classified information with the Russian leader. Improperly.
In the U.S. government and in the intelligence services about the existence of an agent who worked in Russia undercover, was known to a limited number of people. According to one of the interlocutors, the agent helped to get an idea of Putin and provided information about him and there is no equal replacement for him.”