Billionaire businessman and pedophile Jeffrey Epstein allegedly exposed Bill Gates’ affair with a Russian bridge player in 2010 after the Microsoft co-founder refused to join his philanthropic venture, The Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday. threatened to do.
Epstein found to have allegedly had affair with Gates card player mila antonova who was 20 at the time, while he was married to Linda Gates, and then tried to use that information Threat to one of the richest men in the world people familiar with the matter told the outlet.
Epstein met Antonova in 2013 and later paid for her to attend a software coding school.
Epstein sent an email in 2017 Bill Gates And asked him to reimburse the cost of the course, according to the WSJ.
The email came after the convicted sex offender failed to persuade Gates to participate in an effort to participate in the multimillion-dollar charity fund Epstein set up with JPMorgan Chase.
the message means that Jeffrey Epstein may reveal love affairs If Gates didn’t support him.
Gates, 67, a technology consultant Microsoft And one of its main shareholders has said he met with Epstein a few times only to talk about philanthropy, which he regrets and describes as a mistake.
Gates met with Epstein only for charitable purposes. After repeatedly failing to pursue Gates on these issues, Epstein tried unsuccessfully to take advantage of the previous relationship. threatening the gates said a spokesman for Gates, as quoted by the WSJ.
Epstein met Antonova in 2013 while looking for financial support for a bridge academy.
The following year, in November 2014, Antonova briefly stayed at a New York home provided by Epstein. “I didn’t talk to him or anyone else while I was there,” she told the WSJ.
Antonova decided to change careers and become a software programmer And he asked various people to lend him money to do these studies.
“Epstein agreed to pay and pay the school directly. Nothing was changed. I don’t know why he did it. When I asked him, he said something like he was rich and when he could wanted to help people,” Antonova recalled.
Epstein was charged in 2006 sexual abuse of minors 14 years old and convicted in 2008 of soliciting and buying a minor for prostitution.
He served time in a Florida prison and registered as a sex offender.
After the Miami Herald reported that several more minors and women had been abused by Epstein, he was arrested in 2019 sex trafficking, Finally, he committed suicide in a New York prison in the same year.