Trump says he believes convicted ex-campaign chief Paul Manafort 'will tell the truth' to Mueller


CNBC—Trump's comment came five days after Manafort pleaded guilty to conspiracy charges brought by Mueller in federal court in Washington, D.C., and agreed to cooperate with the prosecutor in an ongoing probe of the Trump campaign and other issues.

Trump says he believes ex-aide Manafort will tell the truth. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he believed his former campaign chairman Paul Manafort, who is cooperating with the U.S. special counsel's probe into Russian election meddling, will tell the truth.