Top U.S. career diplomat rejects Ukraine meddling theory

World / Crime & Legal Dec 4, 2019

Top U.S. career diplomat rejects Ukraine meddling theory

The top U.S. career diplomat on Tuesday unambiguously rejected a theory promoted by President Donald Trump that Ukraine, not Russia, interfered in the 2016 election. Asked at a hearing by Democratic Sen. Robert Menendez if he had evidence of Ukrainian meddling in the election, David ...

Ukraine did not meddle in 2016 U.S. election, says Zelenskiy

World / Crime & Legal Nov 27, 2019

Ukraine did not meddle in 2016 U.S. election, says Zelenskiy

Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelenskiy on Tuesday dismissed suggestions that his country interfered in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, rubbishing a conspiracy theory promoted by some allies of U.S. President Donald Trump. Zelenskiy, elected in April, told reporters that Ukraine did not interfere in the elections ...

FBI has contacted Ukraine whistleblower's lawyers in probe

World / Crime & Legal Nov 21, 2019

FBI has contacted Ukraine whistleblower's lawyers in probe

The FBI has contacted lawyers for the whistleblower whose complaint about President Donald Trump's July call with Ukraine's president helped kick-start the House impeachment inquiry. Initial contacts between the FBI and counsel for the whistleblower took place in October and have continued this month, according ...