Papadopoulos’s and Mifsud’s mentions of seeing each other “tomorrow” referenced a meeting that the two had scheduled for the next morning, April 12, 2016, at the Andaz Hotel in London. Papadopoulos acknowledged the meeting during interviews with the Office,453 and records from Papadopoulos’s UK cellphone and his internet-search history all indicate that the meeting took place.454 Following the meeting, Mifsud traveled as planned to Moscow/‘55 On April 18, 2016, while in Russia, Mifsud introduced Papadopoulos over email to Ivan Timofeev, a member of the Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC).456 Mifsud had described Timofeev as having connections with the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA),457 the executive entity in Russia responsible for Russian foreign relations.“8 Over the next several weeks, Papadopoulos and Timofeev had multiple conversations over Skype and email about setting “the groundwork” for a “potential” meeting between the Campaign and Russian government ofﬁcials.459 Papadopoulos told the Ofﬁce that, on one Skype call, he believed that his conversation with Timofeev was being monitored or supervised by an unknown third party, because Timofeev spoke in an ofﬁcial manner and Papadopoulos heard odd noises on the line.460 Timofeev also told Papadopoulos in an April 25, 2016 email that he had just spoken “to Igor Ivanov[,] the President of RIAC and former Foreign Minister of Russia,” and conveyed Ivanov’s advice about how best to arrange a “Moscow visit.”461 After a stop in Rome, Mifsud returned to England on April 25, 2016.462 The next day, Papadopoulos met Mifsud for breakfast at the Andaz Hotel (the same location as their last 453 Papadopoulos 9/19/17 302, at 7. ‘54 4/ 12/16 Email, Mifsud to Papadopoulos (5:44:39 am.) (forwarding Libya-related document); 4/12/16 Email, Mifsud to Papadopoulos & Obaid (10:28:20 am); Papadopoulos Internet Search History (Apr. 11, 2016 10:56:49 pm.) (search for “andaz hotel liverpool street”); 4/12/16 Text Messages, Mifsud & Papadopoulos. 4” See, e.g., 4/18/16 Email, Mifsud to Papadopoulos (8:04:54 am). 456 Papadopoulos 8/10/17 302, at 5. 4'57 Papadopou/os Statement of Offense 11 l 1. 458 During the campaign period, Papadopoulos connected over Linkedln with several MFA- afﬂliated individuals in addition to Timofeev. On April 25, 2016, he connected with Dmitry Andreyko, publicly identiﬁed as a First Secretary at the Russian Embassy in Ireland. In July 2016, he connected with Yuriy Melnik, the spokesperson for the Russian Embassy in Washington and with Alexey Krasilnikov, publicly identiﬁed as a counselor with the MFA. And on September 16, 2016, he connected with Ser ei Nalobin, also identiﬁed as an MFA ofﬁcial. See Papadopoulos Linkedln Connections _ 459 Papadopoulos Statement of Offense 11 11. “0 Papadopouios 8/10/17 302, at 5; Papadopoulos 9/19/17 302, at 10. 4&1 4/25/16 Email, Timofeev to Papadopoulos (8:16:35 am). 462 4/22/16 Email, Mifsud to Papadopoulos (12:41 :01 am).
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