Mueller Time: Special Counsel Robert Mueller hits former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort with new charges and added another name to the list — Konstantin Kilimnik. Both men were charged with conspiracy to obstruct justice and obstruction of justice.
Here’s the statement of the new charges issued by Mueller’s team: “A federal grand jury in the District of Columbia returned a third superseding indictment on June 8, 2018, against Paul J. Manafort, Jr., of Alexandria, Va., and Konstantin Kilimnik, of Moscow, Russia.”
“Manafort is charged with conspiracy against the United States, conspiracy to launder money, unregistered agent of a foreign principal, false and misleading FARA statements, and false statements. Manafort and Kilimnik are charged with conspiracy to obstruct justice and obstruction of justice.”