Rick Gates, the former business partner of Paul Manafort, earlier this year. He was called to testify on Monday against Manafort, the former Trump campaign chairman facing tax and bank fraud charges in Alexandria, Virginia. Photo: EPA-EFE

At Paul Manafort trial, Rick Gates says he assisted in filing false tax returns

A courtroom showdown begins between two business associates who once worked closely together and played important roles in US President Donald Trump’s election

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Rick Gates, the former business partner of Paul Manafort, earlier this year. He was called to testify on Monday against Manafort, the former Trump campaign chairman facing tax and bank fraud charges in Alexandria, Virginia. Photo: EPA-EFE
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