Trump’s 2016 campaign manager Paul Manafort was removed from a plane at Miami Airport heading to Dubai over a revoked passport.
Manafort was removed from an Emirates Airlines flight Sunday night, AP reported.
Former Trump adviser Paul Manafort was removed from a plane at Miami International Airport before it took off for Dubai because he carried a revoked passport, officials said Wednesday.
Miami-Dade Police Detective Alvaro Zabaleta confirmed that Manafort was removed from the Emirates Airline flight without incident Sunday night but directed further questions to U.S. Customs and Border Protection. That agency did not immediately respond to an email Wednesday seeking comment.
Paul Manafort was hunted down by Mueller’s goons after he helped President Trump win the 2016 election.
Manafort was sentenced to 7 years in prison for tax evasion and other crimes stemming from his Ukrainian lobbying.
Manafort, 72, was released from prison in May 2020 to home confinement over Covid concerns.
Trump asserted his presidential authority in December 2020 and pardoned Paul Manafort.