I saw Roger Stone as ‘access point’ to WikiLeaks in 2016, Bannon tells court

Former White House strategist testifies under subpoena at trial of Stone, accused of lying to Congress about dealings with WikiLeaks

Steve Bannon, the former White House chief strategist, believed that political operative Roger Stone was the “access point” to WikiLeaks during the 2016 presidential election, he told a federal court in Washington on Friday.

The ex-chief executive of Donald Trump’s campaign testified for less than an hour at the trial of Stone, accused of witness tampering and lying to Congress about his dealings with WikiLeaks, the anti-secrecy website.

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