According to Michael Isikoff and David Corn’s new book “Russian Roulette: The Inside Story of Putin’s War on America and the Election of Donald Trump,” former British spy Christopher Steele and his business partner Christopher Burrows had a “heated exchange” over the dossier’s salacious allegations.
Daily Caller reports:
In his first memo for the dossier, dated June 20, 2016, Steele, a former MI6 officer, reported that a source inside Russia had received information that Trump took part in the tryst in 2013 while visiting Russia for the Miss Universe pageant. Steele’s source told him that the Russian government has used the video to blackmail Trump. […]
Steele’s business partner, Christopher Burrows, immediately questioned Steele’s report, according to the book.
“What the fuck!” Burrows said to Steele during what the authors describe as a heated exchange.
“Burrows feared Steele was sensationalizing his material,” the book reads, which reports that Burrows “later privately described the report as akin to preliminary intelligence reporting — information not analyzed, vetted, or ready for distribution.”
“This was not gospel. It was raw product,” Burrows would say.
Steele, who was tasked with compiling the ‘Trump dossier’ for opposition research firm Fusion GPS, has admitted in court that the discredited …read more
Source:: The Gateway Pundit