Kiev: US Department of Defense (Pentagon), US Vice President Mike Pence and personal lawyer of US President Donald Trump Rudolf Giuliani refused to cooperate with the U.S. House of Representatives in the investigation of the possible impeachment of President Donald Trump and his likely pressure on Ukraine.
So, the Ministry of Defense reported that it was not ready to provide Congress with documents related to the decision of President Donald Trump to suspend military assistance for Ukraine. Transmitted by Reuters.
Trump's lawyer Rudi Giuliani also said that he refuses to obey the order prescribed by the Democrats in the House of Representatives, who demand to submit documents on Ukraine as part of an investigation into a possible impeachment of the president, Voice of America reports.
US Vice President Mike Pence also officially refused to cooperate with the US House of Representatives and provide any documents, reports The New York Times.
Lawyers representing Giuliani and Pence insist that investigating the Democrats is illegal.