23 octombrie 2019

Top US envoy ties Trump directly to Ukraine quid pro quo


WASHINGTON — The top American envoy to Ukraine told U.S. House of Representatives impeachment investigators on Tuesday that President Donald Trump sought to withhold critical military aid to Ukraine and refuse a White House meeting with the country’s president unless he pursued politically motivated investigations into Trump’s rivals.The diplomat, William Taylor, painted a damaging portrait of events that directly tied Trump to a quid pro quo with Ukraine, according to his prepared remarks [...]