Today, 25 September, the US President Donald trump and the head of state Vladimir Zelensky had a formal meeting.
President of Ukraine arrived in the U.S. at the meeting of the UN General Assembly. Yesterday trump and his wife Melania met the presidential couple from Ukraine Vladimir and Elena Zelensky at the official reception in new York.
Yesterday, @ZelenskyyUA & Mrs Zelenska spoke to @RealDonaldTrump & @FLOTUS at the Official Reception hosted by the US President & First Lady. Today the Presidents have a bilateral meeting! pic.twitter.com/KxMbhVEdUT
— Iuliia Mendel (@IuliiaMendel) September 25, 2019
Recall, the Democrats of the house of representatives promised to initiate an investigation, triggering the impeachment of President trump. This decision is connected with a telephone conversation between the two leaders, which took place on July 25.
According to a transcript published by the White house today, September 25, during the conversation, trump asked Zelensky “examine” former Vice President Joe Biden and his son, businessman hunter Biden, whose firm allegedly linked to corruption in Ukraine. Zelensky promised Trump that the next Prosecutor will investigate the case.
“I believe that you read that nobody was pushing, there was no pressure, “- said the President of Ukraine to journalists during a meeting with trump, adding that he’s not going to make the Prosecutor General of Ukraine Ruslan Ryaboshapka here to investigate the case of Biden. The us leader noted that the value of support Zelensky.
Previously, the lawmakers expressed concern that trump stepped up military aid to Ukraine to make Zelensky to investigate the case of Biden. Democrats believe that the way the US President is trying to influence the outcome of elections in 2020, where one of his main competitors will be Biden.