Spectacular Mueller asks to start trial in the case of Manafort 14 may

Manafort accused of conspiracy against the United States

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Spectacular investigation on the possible intervention of Russia in election of the USA Robert Muller was asked to set may 14 date for start of trial in the case of the former head of the election headquarters of the President of the United States Donald trump Paul Manafort and assistant strategist Rick gates. On 12 January reported The Washington Post.

The proposal will make to the court on January 16.

Muller noted that during the investigation it was collected 590 thousand documents, including emails and financial records Manafort and gates. 2200 of them “can be of particular interest to the court,” the Prosecutor told.

October 30, 2017 of Manafort and gates was accused of conspiracy against the United States. They were charged on 12 counts and sent under house arrest. According to the investigation, Manafort and gates generated tens of millions of dollars in revenue as a result of their work in Ukraine. First laundered more than $18 million and the second $3 million

In December, the court allowed Manafort to move to Florida and ordered to wear an electronic bracelet.

In 2000-ies Manafort advised the Ukrainian Party of regions, Prime Minister, and later President, Viktor Yanukovych, has collaborated with the holding company of billionaire Rinat Akhmetov’s SCM. According to Bloomberg, he reported to the U.S. Department of justice, which he received from the Party of regions $17.1 million in the Name of Manafort appears in the “black accounting” of the Party of regions.

According to the Associated Press, from 2006 to 2009, Manafort was secretly working for billionaire Oleg Deripaska is in the interests of Russian President Vladimir Putin. According to the Agency, he developed a strategy that involves discrediting the anti-Russian opposition in post-Soviet countries.

From March to August 2016 Manafort engaged in the election campaign trump.

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