Paul Manafort lied about ‘travel records’ – here’s what that may mean
On Friday, special counsel Robert Mueller filed a memo installation of the ways Paul Manafort broke his plea agreement by lying to prosecutors.
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The reference to travel records is interesting given the many allegations regarding where Manafort traveled to allegedly make contacts with Russian intelligence.
In late November, the Guardian newspaper reported that Manafort had traveled to London to meet up with Wikileaks’ Julian Assange, who has ties to Russian intelligence allegedly, in the Ecuadorian embassy.
No one else has had the opportunity to independently concur that report yet.
Manafort’s flights into and out of Ukraine, in which a candidate was helped by him supported by Russian dictator Vladimir Putin, could possibly be another subject of his lies. Manafort reportedly made at the very least 18 trips to Moscow and 19 trips to the Ukrainian capital of Kiev.
The sections following revelation that Manafort lied about his travel are being among the most heavily redacted in the document.
You can browse the filing here.