Mueller probe witness pleads guilty on child sex charges

This 1998 frame from video provided by C-SPAN shows president and editor of Middle East Insight George Nader. Nader, a Lebanese-American businessman convicted of sexually abusing minors and who served time in a Czech Republic prison more than a decade ago is cooperating with special counsel Robert Mueller. Prague's Municipal Court convicted Nader and sentenced him to a one-year prison term in 2003. (C-SPAN via AP)
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ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) -- A key witness in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation will be sentenced to at least 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to charges of child sex trafficking and possessing child pornography.

Lebanese-American businessman George Nader entered a plea deal Monday in federal court in Alexandria.

Nader admitted transporting a 14-year-old boy from the Czech Republic to Washington, D.C., in 2000 to engage in sexual activity.

He also admitted possessing child pornography depicting infants or toddlers.

Nader's name appears more than 100 times in Mueller's report.

It details Nader's efforts to serve as liaison between Russians and members of President Donald Trump's transition team.