Paul Manafort, campaign chairman of Donald Trump, the US GOP presidential nominee, has resigned his position, the campaign confirmed on Friday.
Manafort’s resignation comes as his ties to pro-Russian forces in Ukraine were revealed.
Earlier this week, Trump brought in Stephen K. Bannon, chairman of the Breitbart News website, as his campaign’s chief executive, pushing aside Manafort.
Manafort had drawn public scrutiny after reports linking him to former Ukrainian Leader Viktor Yanukovych.
According to reports, Manafort, 67, joined the campaign in March, and had […]