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Ukrainian President Fires Chief of Staff, Appoints Aide Who Met With Giuliani

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy has dismissed the chief of his administration, Andriy Bohdan, and replaced him with Andriy Yermak, an aide whose name has been linked to U.S. President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer, Rudolph Giuliani.The presidential decrees on relieving Bohdan from his duties and appointing Yermak were signed on Tuesday and posted on the presidential website.Evidence and testimony gathered during Trump’s recent impeachment hearing shows Giuliani met with Yermak to “strongly” urge an investigation Trump wanted of Democratic rival Joe Biden and his son’s ties to Ukrainian energy firm Burisma.The Democratic-led House of Representatives impeached Trump in December for allegedly …read more

Source:: Voice of America



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