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Trial begins with high stakes for US-Turkey ties, ex-Trump adviser Flynn

Flynn, a retired US Army lieutenant general whose brief tenure in 2017 as part of President Donald Trump's inner circle is still causing legal aftershocks, is not charged as a co-conspirator with Rafiekian.

A portrait of the White House and its culture of chaos

It has not been the end of his presidency, but it has come to consume it. Although the resulting two-year investigation ended without charges against Trump, Mueller’s report painted a damning portrait of a White House dominated by a president desperate to thwart the inquiry only to be restrained by aides equally desperate to thwart his orders.

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Mueller says former Trump adviser Flynn's cooperation 'otherwise complete'

The disclosure came in a joint court filing between Flynn's lawyers and Special Counsel Robert Mueller's office in which they asked for another delay in Flynn's sentencing, citing his ongoing cooperation with the other federal investigation.

Explained: The Times' investigation into Donald Trump's war on inquiries around him

Here are some takeaways from The Times report about pressure inside the Trump administration to protect the president from those inquiries.

Four takeaways after judge lambasts Michael Flynn, postpones sentencing

When a federal judge lambasted Flynn and raised the prospect of prison, Flynn decided to postpone the hearing and keep cooperating to get as much credit as he can.

Judge postpones sentencing of Michael Flynn after harshly rebuking him

At Flynn’s sentencing hearing in US District Court in Washington, Judge Emmet G. Sullivan called Flynn’s crimes “a very serious offense” and said he was not hiding his “disgust” at what Flynn had done.

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Run-up to Michael Flynn sentencing tinged with unexpected drama

Flynn's lawyers have suggested that investigators discouraged him from having an attorney present during the January 2017 interview and never informed him it was a crime to lie.

Former Trump adviser Flynn provided substantial assistance in Russia probe: Robert Mueller

Flynn, who held the White House job for only 24 days, pleaded guilty in December 2017 to lying to the FBI about his contacts with Russia. He will be sentenced in the US District Court for the District of Columbia on December 18.

Ex-Trump adviser Michael Flynn to be sentenced on December 18

Flynn pleaded guilty in December 2017 to lying to the FBI about his contacts with Russia, in exchange for cooperating with Special Counsel Robert Mueller's probe into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election.

Robert Mueller clears way for Michael Flynn sentencing

Flynn, a retired U.S. Army lieutenant general and a senior Trump surrogate during the presidential campaign, has been seen as a key cooperator in Mueller's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election and possible involvement with Donald Trump's campaign.

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US President Donald Trump's National Security Adviser Michael Flynn Quits: Here's Why

National security adviser Michael Flynn resigned on Tuesday amid reports that he misled Vice President Mike Pence and other officials from the Trump office over his contacts with Russia’s ambassador to the US, Sergey Kislyak. The Trump loyalist held the post for less than a month. His ties to Russia, however, caused serious concern among other […]

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