The Russia Connection

Document: Greg Craig Indicted on FARA Charges

By Mikhaila Fogel
Thursday, April 11, 2019, 2:58 PM

On Thursday, April 11, the Department of Justice announced the indictment of former White House Counsel Greg Craig. Craig is charged with willfully falsifying and concealing material facts in violation of 18 USC § 1001(a) from the Foreign Agents Registration Act (FARA) Unit of the Justice Department's National Security Division and making false statements to the FARA unit in violation of 22 USC § 618(a)(2). The charges relate to his work with a law firm on behalf of the Ukrainian government. According to the document, Craig also made false statements when interviewed by the special counsel's office. The indictment is available here and below.