George Papadopoulos performing the role of an adviser in the campaign of Donald trump admitted that he lied to the FBI about the meeting with the Moscow intermediaries offering him dirt on Hillary Clinton, reports Reuters.
Previously, Papadopoulos claimed that his meeting with representatives of the Kremlin took place before he began working on the campaign of trump.
Also on Monday the former head of election campaign of Donald trump by Paul Manafort arrived at the headquarters of the FBI in Washington to surrender. Manafort and his former business partner Rick gates allotted to various violations of law, including money laundering, the maximum penalty for which is 10 years in prison.
The charges against Manafort did not involve the intervention of Russia in the U.S. presidential election, however, associated with the business that Manafort and gates led with Ukraine in 2015.