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Everyone caught up in the Trump investigations

The latest flood of legal news about President Trump's associates — the conviction of Paul Manafort and guilty plea by Michael Cohen — makes it easy to lose track of the broader storyline of Robert Mueller's Russia investigation. Here's a map to help you keep every move straight.

How it works: The map starts with the people who participated in key events and the ones who have been convicted, pleaded guilty or been charged. Expand this story and you'll see the rest. Note that Cohen's guilty pleas and Manafort's conviction were on charges unrelated to Russia — but they highlight Trump's broader legal jeopardy.

Diagram: Andrew Witherspoon/Axios

Key events

Cohen's guilty plea:

  • He pleaded guilty to eight counts related to tax fraud, making false statements to a financial institution, excessive campaign contributions, and unlawful corporate contributions. He said he was directed to violate campaign law at the direction of an unnamed candidate — implicating Trump.

Russia:

Election interference:

  • 13 Russian nationals and three Russian entities were indicted on charges of violating criminal laws to interfere with the 2016 U.S. election.
    • On the same day, Mueller struck a plea deal with California resident Richard Pinedo who was accused of knowingly making tens of thousands of dollars by transferring hundreds of bank account numbers that were ultimately used to commit wire fraud.

The hacking:

  • 12 Russian military officers were indicted for hacking and releasing the emails of Democratic campaign organizations, including the Hillary Clinton campaign and the Democratic National Committee, in an effort to interfere with the 2016 presidential election.

The Manafort verdict:

  • Manafort was found guilty on 8 criminal counts, including bank fraud, tax fraud and hiding a foreign bank account. The verdicts were focused on his activities as a lobbyist for Ukraine.

Who's not on the list:

  • Donald Trump Jr. The bigger intrigue is about why there have been no reports that Mueller's team has questioned Trump Jr., given that he is a key player in one of the biggest events: the Trump Tower meeting with Manafort and Kushner. (He did testify before a Senate committee.)
  • President Trump. And, of course, Mueller hasn't questioned the president — yet.

This story has been updated to include the Manafort verdict and Cohen's guilty plea, as well as the indictment of the 13 Russian nationals.

Editor's note: Axios' David Nather, Lauren Meier, Haley Britzky, Laz Gamio and Andrew Witherspoon contributed to this story.