Biden Holds First Phone Call With Ukrainian President ZelenskyEpoch Times, United States politics | The Epoch Times

President Joe Biden spoke with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky Friday amid heightened tensions between Russia and Ukraine along the eastern border. According to a statement from the White House, Biden spoke about the “United States’ unwavering support for Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity in the face of Russia’s ongoing aggression in the Donbas and Crimea,” and “emphasized his administration’s commitment to revitalize our strategic partnership in support” of Ukraine’s plan to deal with corruption. In 2019, Zelensky was pulled into American politics after House Democrats impeached former President Donald Trump over a phone call Trump had with Zelensky—which Democrats said was a quid pro quo attempt—before the Senate ultimately did not convict him. Biden also courted controversy in Ukraine after his son, Hunter Biden, sat on the board for Ukrainian gas company Burisma Holding for several years, reportedly earning a lucrative monthly salary even as Burisma and its founder were …Read More

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