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US Diplomats Drafted Statement Obligating Ukraine to Investigate Biden, Others, NYT Reports

Pentagon correspondent Carla Babb contributed to this report.Two of President Donald Trump’s top envoys to Ukraine drafted a statement in August committing that country to open an investigation involving Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden, The New York Times reports.The statement was drawn up by U.S. Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland and former U.S. envoy to Ukraine Kurt Volker, the newspaper reported Thursday.Kurt Volker, a former special envoy to Ukraine, is leaving after a closed-door interview with House investigators as House Democrats proceed with the impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump, at the Capitol in Washington, Oct. 3, 2019.Volker …read more

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