Paul Manafort charged with conspiracy against the U.S.

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Paul Manafort, Trump's former campaign manager, and his business partner Rick Gates, have been indicted by a federal grand jury as a result of Special Counsel Bob Mueller's Russia probe.

It involves 12 counts, per Peter Carr, a spokesman for the special counsel's office: conspiracy against the United States, conspiracy to launder money, unregistered agent of a foreign principal, false and misleading Foreign Agent Registration Act statements, false statements, and seven counts of failure to file reports of foreign bank and financial accounts.