Newly unsealed documents show that Paul Manafort had an integral role in editing an op-ed written by a pro-Russia Ukrainian operative.
The discovery prompted special counsel Robert Mueller to pull out of a bail agreement his office reached with Manafort’s lawyers.
The court filings show that Manafort did more than just read the draft op-ed and fix typos: He inserted big-picture themes that painted himself in a positive light.
New court documents filed by special counsel Robert Mueller’s office and unsealed on Friday show that Paul Manafort made extensive edits to an op-ed written by a pro-Russia Ukrainian operative that painted a flattering …read more
Source: Business Insider