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'No doubt' Trump was demanding Ukraine launch investigations, Vindman told Congress

9 monthes ago   |   By NBC News

Vindman, the top Ukraine expert on the National Security Council, also outlined a quid pro quo effort linked to the acting White House chief of staff.
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A former NSC official revealed stunning details of a meeting at the heart of Trump's quid pro quo that ended with John Bolton storming out

A former NSC official revealed stunning details of a meeting at the heart of Trump's quid pro quo that ended with John Bolton storming out

9 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Former White House official Fiona Hill recalled a dramatic meeting about the Trump's administration's quid pro quo with Ukraine that ended in former National Security Adviser John Bolton storming out.
Hill, a former senior director for Russian and Eurasian affairs on the NSC, recounted the episode in her October 14 deposition before Congress, the transcript of which was released Friday.
Hill recalled a dramatic meeting that Bolton cut short after US ambassador Gordon Sondland said Ukraine had to commit to investigations favorable to President Donald Trump to meet with him at the White...
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Impeachment Panel Transcripts Give Inside Look Into Ukraine Meetings at the White House

9 monthes ago   |   By Time

From front-row seats at the White House, two government officials are providing impeachment panels vivid testimony of the Trump administration's efforts pushing Ukraine to investigate Democrats and Joe Biden.
According to transcripts released Friday in the impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump, Fiona Hill, a former White House Russia adviser, and Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, an Army officer assigned to the National Security Council, both described firsthand views of extraordinary scenes during a single day of meetings with Ukraine officials at the White House.
In one, Trump's...
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