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Mueller probe's latest indictment: Alex van der Zwaan

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Special Counsel Robert Mueller has charged Dutch lawyer Alex van der Zwaan with making false statements to FBI investigators. Van der Zwaan, who was officially charged on Feb. 16 in a federal court in Washington, has a plea hearing scheduled for Tuesday at 2:30 p.m. EST.

The details: According to the indictment, the false statements came when Mueller's team probed van der Zwaan's work for the Ukraine Ministry of Justice, and include lying about his interactions with Rick Gates, the Paul Manafort associate and former Trump campaign adviser who was indicted by Mueller last fall.