Did Russia’s top prosecutor Yuri Chaika want to help Donald Trump?

US president’s son thought he was meeting a representative of the ‘crown prosecutor’
MOSCOW, RUSSIA - APRIL 26, 2017: Russian Prosecutor General Yuri Chaika attends a plenary meeting of the Russian Federation Council. Stanislav Krasilnikov/TASS (Photo by Stanislav Krasilnikov\TASS via Getty Images)
Yuri Chaika, Russia’s prosecutor general, has remained steadfastly loyal to President Vladimir Putin for more than a decade

When Donald Trump Jr, the US president’s eldest son, was alerted last year to what he thought was dirt on Hillary Clinton coming straight from the Kremlin, he thought he was meeting a representative of the “crown prosecutor of Russia”.