CNN reported on Tuesday that Joe Biden reported on Tuesday that recordings of telephone conversations in July 2019 showed that Rudy Giuliani, who was the lawyer of former U.S. President Donald Trump, told Ukrainian officials Put pressure on them to investigate baseless allegations about Trump’s competitors in the 2020 presidential election.
CNN stated that it had obtained footage of the conversation between Giuliani, U.S. diplomat Kurt Volk and Andrei Germark, an adviser to Ukrainian President Zelensky, in Trump’s and Ukraine’s Before the conversation between President Zelensky, this was at the center of Trump’s 2019 recall process.
Giuliani said in a conversation that he hopes Zelensky will appoint a prosecutor and “investigate and dig out evidence, existing evidence, to see if there is new evidence that he participated in the 2016 elections, Then the thing about Biden should be pushed to the end.” CNN said.
Trump, a Republican, claimed that the political witch-hunting accusations were that he forced Zelensky to slander Biden during a telephone conversation.
The Democratic-majority House of Representatives voted to remove Trump in December 2019, but was released by the Republican-led Senate in early 2020.
Trump lost to Democrat Biden in the 2020 presidential election and left the White House in January 2021.