Ukrainian prosecutors have found no evidence of misconduct by the son of the former Vice President of USA Joe Biden hunter. This was stated by former Prosecutor General of Ukraine Ruslan Ryaboshapka, writes Reuters on 4 June.
According to him, the Ukrainian pravoohraniteli studied “thousands of inputs” on this matter “very carefully”. The inspection has already been completed.
The Agency says that the purpose of the audit was to find out whether the things that Ryaboshapka inherited from their predecessors, properly understood.
Ryaboshapka added that in the case of hunter Biden he had not exerted pressure.
Ryaboshapka was attorney General from August of 2019 to March 2020. 5 March, the Verkhovna Rada 263 votes adopted a resolution of no confidence in the attorney General, which resulted in his resignation.
The reason foreign policy scandal and the initiative to launch the impeachment of the President of the United States Donald trump in the us Congress was the story of the son of Biden, who has served on the Board of Directors of the Ukrainian company Burisma. After the change of power in Ukraine in 2014, Prosecutor General of Ukraine investigated the activity of Burisma, but later the case was closed. In 2016 Biden Sr. then demanded to dismiss Prosecutor General Viktor Shokin, threatening that the US will not provide Ukraine with $1 billion in loan guarantees.
In March 2019, the then Prosecutor General of Ukraine Yuriy Lutsenko hinted that the resignation Shokin tied to criminal proceedings, which contained materials that the members of the Board of Directors of Burisma, including Biden’s son hunterreceived $17 million, the origin of which was doubtful. In may, Lutsenko stressed that his Department has no evidence of violations on the part of Joe Biden and his son hunter.
As follows from the transcript on July 25 telephone conversation trump and the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky, the Ukrainian leader promised his American counterpart that the new Prosecutor General of Ukraine will review the situation with the case company Burisma. Later the newly appointed head of the GPU Ruslan Ryaboshapka declared that the case Burisma will reconsider.
At a press conference with Zelensky in new York on 25 September, trump said that hunter Biden Burisma received from $50 thousand monthly, reported on the White house website. Later, trump called the sum of $100 thousand.
After the publication of the transcript of conversation trump and Zelensky in the National anti-corruption Bureau of Ukraine said that the detectives investigating the events of 2010-2012, when Biden’s son is still not included in the composition of the Board of Directors of the company. The head of the Specialized anti-corruption prosecutors Nazar Golodnitsky stressed that Biden and his son did not appear in the investigations of the Ukrainian anti-corruption bodies.
The ex-President of Poland Alexander Kwasniewski, who is a member of the Supervisory Board of Ukrainian gas company Burisma, in an interview with Associated Press said that hunter Biden was an active member of the Board of Directors, which has helped the company and never used their relationship to promote the interests of the company.