AP: Against all evidence, debunked Ukraine theory endures The idea of Ukrainian interference took root during Trump's presidential campaign, was spread online and then amplified by Russian President Vladimir Putin before some of America's elected officials made it their truth.
23:15, 13 January 2020
FBI Director Wray: Ukraine did not interfere with 2016 U.S. election Wray also cautioned that election interference is still a concern moving into 2020.
11:00, 10 December 2019
DOJ opens criminal inquiry into own investigation of Russia meddling in U.S. elex – media The move is likely to open the attorney general to accusations that he is trying to deliver a political victory for President Trump who has long sought to undermine the Russia investigation, attacking it as a hoax.
18:50, 26 October 2019
Trump viewed Ukraine as adversary, not ally, witnesses say – media Behind closed doors, President Donald Trump has made his views on Ukraine clear: "They tried to take me down."
21:10, 22 October 2019
NYT: Trump pressed Australian leader to help Barr investigate Mueller inquiry's origins The discussion was another instance of the president using American diplomacy for potential personal gain.
13:55, 01 October 2019
U.S. tightens sanctions on Putin ally linked to election tampering – media Evgeny Prigozhin was indicted in Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 vote, accused of being a mastermind of the Internet Research Agency, a "troll farm" that tried to help elect President Donald Trump.
09:56, 01 October 2019
Ex-White House Counsel goes on trial over Ukraine work – media Craig's trial grew out of former Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation that also led to the prosecution of Manafort for lobbying violations and financial crimes.
14:20, 13 August 2019
Reuters: Mueller report shows evidence Trump committed crimes, House Judiciary chairman says Mueller has made it clear he has no desire to appear before Congress.
09:00, 22 July 2019
Reuters: Trump orders intelligence community to cooperate with review on Russia probe origins The order also allows Barr to declassify any information he sees fit during his review.
09:59, 24 May 2019
Paul Manafort sent to minimum security federal prison camp in Pennsylvania – media Manafort is set to be released on Christmas Day 2024.
10:13, 24 April 2019
Trump approval drops 3 points to 2019 low after release of Mueller report: Reuters/Ipsos poll The poll found that 50 percent of Americans agreed that "Trump or someone from his campaign worked with Russia to influence the 2016 election."
17:34, 20 April 2019
Autonomy in Donbas with Yanukovych at helm: Details of "Ukraine peace plan" revealed in Mueller report For the plan to work out, all that was needed was a "wink" or a slight push from Donald Trump, the report says.
10:20, 19 April 2019
Reuters: Mueller's Russia report details episodes of possible Trump obstruction Mueller did not make a conclusion on whether Trump had committed obstruction of justice, but did not exonerate him either.
19:55, 18 April 2019
Former Obama aide expected to be charged soon: reports He would be the first prominent Democrat charged as a result of Mueller's investigation.
10:18, 11 April 2019
Mueller report finds no Trump-Russia conspiracy The document does not exonerate the U.S. president on obstruction of justice.
23:10, 24 March 2019
Mueller report sent to attorney general, signaling his Russia investigation has ended – media Congress and the newly empowered Democratic House majority will soon assess Mueller's findings – and determine what steps to take next.
23:59, 22 March 2019
Reuters: Trump says he does not mind if public sees Mueller's Russia probe report As he has before, Trump questioned the legitimacy of Mueller's investigation.
19:50, 20 March 2019
Manafort now faces 7 years in prison, fresh New York charges: AP Mueller’s investigation has shown signs of coming to a close and he is expected to soon deliver a report to the Justice Department.
22:45, 13 March 2019
Manafort sentencing highlights Russia probe looming over Trump – CNN Manafort could face up to an additional 10 years in prison.
15:45, 13 March 2019