Former Ambassador William Taylor leaves a closed-door meeting after testifying. (AP pic)WASHINGTON: The top American diplomat in Ukraine testified yesterday President Donald Trump made the release of US security aid to Ukraine contingent on Kiev publicly declaring it would carry out politically motivated investigations that he demanded, according to a copy of his statement to lawmakers.
William Taylor, a career diplomat and former Army officer who serves as the charge d’affaires in the US embassy in Ukraine, gave closed-door testimony to the three Democratic-led House of Representatives committees leading an impeachment inquiry against the Republican president.
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