Team Mueller Calls Into Question Buzzfeed Report

January 18, 2019 8:13 p.m.

In an unusual move, the office of special counsel Robert Mueller has issued a statement denying key elements of the Buzzfeed blockbuster that alleged President Trump directed Michael Cohen to lie to Congress:

Mueller spokesperson Peter Carr issued the following statement Friday evening:

BuzzFeed’s description of specific statements to the Special Counsel’s Office, and characterization of documents and testimony obtained by this office, regarding Michael Cohen’s Congressional testimony are not accurate.



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