New charges filed against two former aides to President Trump

  • New charges have been filed against two former aides to US President Donald Trump. The charges were filed by Robert Mueller, who is investigating claims of Russian political meddling in the United States. Trump's former business associate Rick Gates and ex-campaign manager Paul Manafort were indicted on multiple counts of bank and tax fraud. In October, the two former aides were charged with a conspiracy to launder money.