White House acknowledges strings attached in Trump withholding Ukraine aid

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President Donald Trump’s withholding of $391 million in military aid to  Ukraine  was linked to his request that the Ukrainians look into a claim – debunked as a conspiracy theory – about the 2016 US election, a senior presidential aide said on Thursday, the first time the White House acknowledged such a connection.

Trump and administration officials had denied for weeks that they had demanded a “quid pro quo” – a Latin phrase meaning a favour for a favour – for delivering the US aid, a key part of a...


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White House acknowledges strings attached in Trump withholding Ukraine aid


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