Paul Manafort’s path from Ukraine to US indictment

Work for Yanukovich leads ex-Trump aide into heart of Russia probe
Paul Manafort of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's staff listens during a round table discussion on security at Trump Tower in the Manhattan borough of New York, U.S., August 17, 2016. Picture taken August 17, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
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When Donald Trump hired Paul Manafort to resuscitate his flagging presidential campaign last year, the Ukrainian oligarch who brought him to work for pro-Russian politician Viktor Yanukovich was convinced their road led to the White House.