Mueller reveals Manafort and Gates associate had Russian intelligence ties

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Documents also state that Gates had admitted knowing the associate was a former officer with Russian military intelligence

Donald Trump’s former campaign manager, Paul Manafort, and his deputy, Rick Gates, were in contact during the 2016 presidential campaign with a business associate known to have ties to Russian military intelligence, according to court documents.

The documents, filed late on Tuesday night by the special prosecutor Robert Mueller, also state that Gates had admitted knowing that the associate was a former officer with Russian military intelligence, the GRU.

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