Former security official Tim Morrison testifies about worries over conduct of US ambassador to EUA former top US security official was concerned about the role of the US ambassador to the European Union, Gordon Sondland, in Donald Trump’s effort to pressure Ukraine to carry out political investigations in return for military aid.According to transcripts from the impeachment inquiry released on Saturday, Tim Morrison, a former senior director for Europe and Russia for the national security council (NSC), also said he tried to “stay away” as Sondland and Trump’s personal lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, pushed for Ukraine to investigate the president’s political rivals. Continue reading…
Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2019/nov/17/trump-impeachment-security-figures-had-concerns-about-sondlands-role-in-ukraine
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Publish date : 2019-11-17 01:19:02
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