Manafort “coordinated with a senior Israeli government official” to publicize the story, Mueller charged.
Trump has the power to issue a presidential pardon for Manafort on federal charges. The president has not said whether he would do so.
Israeli Defense Minister Liberman seems to be implicated in the affair.
Serious talk of impeachment on Capitol Hill
"My guess is you will see O.J.-type frenzy at this court event," said Michael Caputo, a former Trump aide and longtime Manafort associate, referring to the 1995 O.J. Simpson murder case.
The 36-year-old appears to take issue with the fact that investigators want him to turn over “records of any kind” between himself and nine others.
Will Brooke is the only person in Alabama who's registered as an active agent of a foreign government, according to federal records.