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‘No Quid Pro Quo’ Defense of Trump Withholding Military Aid to Ukraine


The first time White House acknowledged that President Trump Refusal of $391 million in military aid to Ukraine was linked to his request to Ukraine to look into conspiracy theories during the 2016 Presidential election.

Trump and his officials have denied from the blame that they asked for ‘Quid Pro Quo’ meaning in Latin a favor for a favor.
Acting White House Chief, Mick Mulvaney said that U.S. aid already approved by Congress and was stopped partly over Trump Concerns about Democratic National Committee (DNC) server’s presence in Ukraine.

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Trump asked Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelenskiy for support on servers as well as to look into cybersecurity firm CrowdStrike, who was hired by DNC in 2016 to look over hacking activity on Democratic emails, which later revealed was done by Russia.

Then U.S. intelligence agency and special counsel of investigation provided a clear picture that Russia was involved in DNC server issue, and Russia used hacking and publicity to uplift Trump’s 2016 Campaign

The primary focus is placed on the July 25 phone call between Mr. Trump and President of Ukraine, in which Trump was continuously requesting his support for investigation on his political rivals.

President Trump asked a favour for research on Joe Biden and his Son Hunter Biden, who has served as Director of Ukrainian energy company. After the agreement between the two, U.S. aid granted to Ukraine.

Sondland, political donor and wealthy Oregon hotelier said, inviting a foreign government to investigate issues faced in upcoming elections 2020 is not right. The key person to change the President’s mind toward Ukraine was Mr. Giuliani.

Giuliani didn’t comment on Sondland pieces of evidence.
Biden is the strong contender against Trump in the 2020 Presidential Election. Trump had blamed Bidens of corruption-related in Ukraine, without any pieces of evidence. Bidens has refused all the claims.