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US Ambassador to Ukraine Confirms Quid Pro Quo with Trump

The top U.S. diplomat in Ukraine told House officials Tuesday that he was told the White House would only free military aid to Ukraine if it publicly promised to investigate Democrats and the Bidens.Acting U.S. Ambassador William Taylor’s closed-door testimony in the Trump impeachment inquiry directly contradicts the president’s assertion that there was no “quid pro quo” with Ukraine.Taylor repeated his belief that it was “crazy” to make badly needed military aid to Ukraine contingent on Kyiv’s promise to investigate alleged corruption by presidential candidate Joe Biden and the Democratic Party.Taylor said in his opening statement that he had a …read more

Source:: Voice of America



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