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Jim Acosta of CNN, via Twitter, yesterday:
 Former Trump campaign nat sec adv JD Gordon tells me he and other nat sec adv’s met with Russian Amb in Cleveland during GOP convention.
 Gordon says he discussed goal to forge better US relationship with Russia. But there was no conversation about Russians helping Trump camp.
 At convention Gordon says he and others advocated for GOP platform to include language against arming Ukrainians against pro-Russian rebels.
 Gordon says this was in line with Trump’s views, expressed at March national security meeting at unfinished Trump hotel in March.
 Gordon says Trump said at meeting at unfinished Trump hotel in March that he didn’t want to go to “World War Three” over Ukraine.
 Then Senator Jeff Sessions presided over the meeting, Gordon added.
 Gordon says he briefed WH spox Sarah Huckabee Sanders on conversations he and other Trump advisers had with Russian Amb during convention.
 Gordon’s conversation with Sanders was today, I’m told.
Image note: President Donald Trump addresses the United States Congress, 28 February 2017, in Washington, D.C. (Photo: Jim LoScalzo/Pool Image via AP)