“Unwitting individuals”: Is this a Robert Mueller dimwitted phrase for innocent? Mueller doesn’t want to exonerate President Trump of all charges, or clear his campaign of wrongdoing in the Russia-collusion case, so he throws out a murky phrase.
A federal grand jury issued indictments Friday for 13 Russian nationals and three Russian companies suspected of interfering in the 2016 election, the special counsel’s office announced.
According to the indictment, signed by Special Counsel Robert Mueller, the Russian nationals began conspiring as early as 2014 to interfere “with the U.S. political and electoral processes, including the presidential election of 2016.”
Part of the scheme involved defendants posing as Americans and communicating “with unwitting individuals associated with the Trump campaign and with other political activists to seek to coordinate political activities.” …