• Svetlana Shkolnikova

8th person in Trump Jr. meeting with Russians linked to Englewood Cliffs office

Updated: Jan 10, 2018

The man identified this week as the eighth person in the room at the June 2016 meeting between the Trump campaign and Russian operatives offering dirt on Hillary Clinton is a alleged international money launderer with a connection to North Jersey.

Irakly "Ike" Kaveladze founded a company, International Business Creations, that was the subject of a federal investigation into Russian money laundering through U.S. banks in the 1990s. International Business Creations lists its address as Suite 309 in the Palestroni building at 333 Sylvan Avenue in Englewood Cliffs.

That's the same business address that has been used by Emin Agalarov, the Tenafly High School graduate and Russian pop star, and his billionaire father and real estate mogul, Aras Agalarov – two central figures who helped arrange the Trump Tower meeting that is now part of an FBI probe.

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