Former Donald Trump campaign director Roger Stone was arrested by the FBI on Friday morning. His arrest comes as part of the investigation into Russia’s interference in the US presidential election in 2016.
Donald Trump won the US presidential election in 2016 against Hillary Clinton. But this election of the Republican candidate will remain for a long time through the throat. Russia would have participated in the victory of Donald Trump by providing including to his team, compromising information on his opponent. The FBI who carries these accusations remains convinced of their relevance. In the investigation he has since opened, he has arrested Roger Stone, Donald Trump’s former campaign manager.
Roger Stone was arrested on the morning of this 25th of January. According to the Special Prosecutor’s Office Robert Mueller, Mr. Stone is ” charged with seven counts including false reporting, witness tampering and obstruction of official procedure”, said the prosecutor’s team as reported. by the site“L’express”.
Roger Stone, 66, was arrested early in the morning at his home in Fort Lauderdale, Florida on Friday. It should be presented to a judge at 11am.
Very close to Donald Trump, Roger Stone led his friend’s campaign until August 2015, but maintained “regular and publicly supported contact with the Trump campaign until the 2016 election,” reports the Express.