Donald Trump-Russia probe: Three key aides arrested
October 31 , 2017
The special investigation into Russian election meddling has heated up as three key aides of US President Donald Trump have been indicted. According to media reports, George Papadopolous, the former foreign policy adviser, has pleaded guilty to perjury over his contacts with Russians having close ties to the Kremlin. Meanwhile, the former campaign manager of Donald Trump as well as another aide is facing charges of money laundering. The former campaign manager Paul Manafort and a business associate Rick Gates has been ordered by a federal judge to be confined at home. A bail has been set at $5m for Gates and $10m for Manafort.