FLASHBACK, 2018: Joe Biden Brags At CFR Meeting About Withholding Help To Ukraine To Force Firing Of Prosecutor

In this clip from a January 2018 look during the Council on Foreign Relations, previous Vice President Joe Biden appears to boast about threatening to withhold aid that is military Ukraine being a stress strategy to force the firing of a prosecutor he failed to like.

In September 2019, House Democrats established a formal impeachment inquiry into President Trump over a whistleblower’s accusation which he threatened to withhold help to Ukraine as a force strategy to make the Ukrainian government to research allegations that Joe Biden’s son Hunter benefited economically through the shooting of the exact same prosecutor that is ukrainian.

JOE BIDEN, 23 JANUARY 2018: which is I’m desperately concerned with the backsliding from the element of Kiev with regards to corruption. They made—i am talking about, I’ll provide you with one example that is concrete. We was—not We, nonetheless it simply occurred to be which was the project i acquired. I acquired all of the good ones. Therefore I got Ukraine. And I also remember groing through, persuading all of us, our leaders to—convincing that individuals should always be supplying for loan guarantees. And I also went over, i suppose, the 12th, 13th time for you Kiev. Continue reading FLASHBACK, 2018: Joe Biden Brags At CFR Meeting About Withholding Help To Ukraine To Force Firing Of Prosecutor