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Lies surround Trump’s business in Russia; an explosion in Colombia’s capital.
Report: Trump told Cohen to lie
President Trump reportedly told his then-lawyer Michael Cohen to lie under oath about business in Russia, according to a report from Buzzfeed News Thursday evening citing two federal law enforcement officials. [BuzzFeed News / Jason Cohen and Anthony Cormier]
According to BuzzFeed, Trump supported Cohen’s move to schedule a visit to Russia during the presidential campaign to meet Vladimir Putin and discuss building a Trump Tower in Moscow. [BuzzFeedNews / Jason Cohen and Anthony Cormier]
But on Friday evening, BuzzFeed added a statement from Mueller’s team that may call those claims into question. A Mueller spokesperson said…