Russia’s Foreign Ministry Says Manafort Indictment Is ‘Cooked Up’

They claim an error in the indictment undermines the entire case.

The president insisted that Manafort’s indictment was nothing more than a “fake news” ploy perpetuated by the mainstream media and Congressional Democrats.

Trump also downplayed the role George Papadopolous, his campaign foreign policy adviser who pleaded guilty to lying about his Russian contacts to FBI agents, played during last year’s election.

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders also called Papadopolous a volunteer and said Papadopoulos’s role in the campaign was “extremely limited.”

“No activity was ever done in an official capacity on behalf of the campaign,” Sanders said yesterday.

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