Giuliani has denied wrongdoing and told the New York Times that there is nothing improper about seeking
‘The Three Amigos’
With Yovanovitch out of the way, Trump began to exploit a new pressure point.
Sitting in Bolton’s office, near the Oval Office, the two sides spoke for nearly 45 minutes before the Ukrainians inquired about a date for a presidential meeting.
As the group spilled outside for a photo opportunity, which one attendee, the energy secretary, Rick Perry, commemorated on Twitter, Bolton took Hill aside and told
There, she found Sondland, with Perry and Kurt Volker, then an envoy to Ukraine. The trio was known as the “Three Amigos” and together they helped carry out
“I have a deal here with the [acting] chief of staff, [Mick] Mulvaney,” Sondland said, pressing his case. “There will be a meeting if the Ukrainians open up or announce these
There is no public record of Eisenberg ever acting on the complaint. Bolton has so far declined to step forward and say what he knows.
“Everyone was smiling,” he said. “Everyone was happy, and we took a picture on the lawn on a nice, sunny day
They gathered around a speaker phone in the White House Situation Room: Alexander Vindman, NSC adviser
At 9.03 on 25 July, Trump picked up the phone and waited to be connected with Zelenskiy.
On the call, Trump congratulated Zelenskiy on his
“I will say that we do a lot for Ukraine,” Trump replied, according to a call summary published by the White