Trump Campaign Foreign Policy Advisor Pleads Guilty to Lying About Russia Contacts

WASHINGTON — A former Trump campaign foreign policy aide who tried to set up a meeting between the presidential candidate and the Russian government pleaded guilty to lying to federal agents about the nature and timing of his contacts.

Federal officials asked that the case remain sealed until today because “premature disclosure” would “significantly undermine his ability to serve as a proactive cooperator” in the overall Russia campaign-influence investigation.

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