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WTF! Former Trump Campaign Chair Secretly Worked To Benefit Putin's Government For YEARS!

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This is absolutely bananas.

On Wednesday, it was revealed that Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, was secretly employed by Russian billionaire Oleg Deripaska around a decade ago. His job?? To help Russian President Vladimir Putin squash anti-Russian sentiments across the former USSR. Whoa.

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This directly contradicts with the Trumpster's claims that Manafort had never worked for Russian interests. *scoff*

According to the Associated Press, Paul proposed a confidential strategy as early as 2005, where pitched that he would influence the media, as well as political and business dealings, all in favor of Putin's government. The businessman eventually signed a $10 million dollar contract with the aluminum magnate, who is a known Putin ally.

It's said Paul and Oleg's working relationship lasted until 2009. In one memo to Deripaska, the 67-year-old wrote:

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