Paul Manafort, Donald Trump’s former campaign chief. “He happens to be a very good person, and I think it’s very sad what they’ve done to Paul Manafort,” said Mr Trump on Friday.  Photograph: Mandel Ngan/AFP

The judge in the trial of US president Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort has said he will not release the names of the jurors in t(...)

Former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort in Washington in June. Photograph: Reuters

Defence lawyers for Paul Manafort rested their case on Tuesday without calling any witnesses or having the former Trump campaign chairman testify in (...)