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Bannon was questioned for hours by Robert Mueller's team over the course of two days, CNN said, quoting a person with knowledge of the inquiry.
Former top White House aide Steve Bannon testifies before House committee probing Russia campaign links
It is the first time Bannon has testified in the probe of whether campaign associates of the president colluded with Russia in its bid to influence the 2016 US elections.
Bannon's testimony comes just one week after a very public excommunication from Trump's closest confines following the publication of Michael Wolff's "Fire and Fury."
Bannon who worked with him first as his campaign manager and then as his chief strategist at the White House was fired by him last August.
The announcement comes just days after the 64-year-old news executive at the provocative right-wing site publicly split with Trump over explosive comments he made about the president's fitness.
The former Donald Trump adviser Steve Bannon was a target of White House wrath over an explosive new book that paints a harsh picture of the president.
The UN envoy was responding to an allegation made against Trump in a controversial book 'Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House' by author Michael Wolff that hit the stores on Friday.
As ambitious as Lucifer: Controversial book on White House claims that Nikki Haley harbours presidential ambitions
The book by Michael Wolff claims that the Indian-American politician has an eye on the presidency and Trump is seen to be grooming her for a national political future.
US President Donald Trump today said that his former political strategist Steve Bannon who he fired in August has changed his "tune" pretty quickly by calling him a "great man".
The White House has dismissed the book as "fiction", noting that it is filled with false and misleading accounts from individuals who have no access or influence with the White House.
The book "Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House" written by Michael Wolff, claims that the ultimate goal of Trump was never to win.
US President Donald Trump unleashed a spectacular denunciation of one of his closest political allies Wednesday, describing his former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon as insane and irrelevan
The former White House official also slammed national security officials in the previous George W. Bush and Barack Obama administrations who denounced Trump as President.
The US will ask nations that harbour terror networks to eliminate them and will target terrorists in their sanctuaries.
Earlier in a tweet, US President Trump had also thanked ex White House strategist Bannon for his service and described his work during his election campaign against Hillary Clinton as 'great.'