Ukraine details alleged payments to ex-Trump aide by pro-Russians

How Trump rollsUkrainian authorities have released details of payments worth million of dollars that US presidential campaign hopeful Donald Trump’s former campaign chief allegedly received from Kiev’s deposed Russian-backed leaders. The revelations were followed by a top Ukrainian lawmaker’s assertion Friday that Paul Manafort lobbied in favour of a pro-Kremlin party even after the 2014 pro-EU revolt that pulled Ukraine out of Russia’s orbit. The claims against Manafort have distracted from a White House bid that has seen the Republican Trump trail his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton.

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