News

The former Prime Minister of Ukraine, says the country needs to examine, Hunter Biden

closeVideoFox News Flash top headlines for Sept. 28

Fox News Flash top headlines for Sept. 28, are here. Check out what you click on Foxnews.com

A former Prime Minister of Ukraine said that the authorities in this country need to examine, Joe Biden, whose son Hunter, in order to determine whether or not, his role on the Board of a Ukrainian gas company meets with the nation’s laws.

“It should be investigated, so that the ‘added I’ s dotted and ‘t’s crossed,” Mykola Azarov told Reuters on Saturday: “If he [Hunter Biden] was just to get the books and money, then you could as a violation of the law.”

Azarov, former Prime Minister of Ukraine, the pro-Russian President Viktor Yanukovych, does not specify which laws he was referring to. President Trump and his personal attorney Rudy Giuliani, have called on the current Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky to investigate the Biden family dealing with the Ukrainian company Burisma Holdings Ltd.

Mykola Azarov fled the Ukraine in the year 2014 after the fall of pro-Russia President Viktor Yanukovych. (AP Photo/Ivan Sekretarev)
(The Associated Press)

USA: IRANIAN foreign Minister CAN ONLY ILL COLLEAGUE ON a TRIP to NEW YORK city, IF IRAN RELEASES HOSTAGE

Burisma, allegedly paid Hunter Biden up to $50,000 to sit on his Board at the same time as his father led the Obama administration’s diplomatic relations with Kiev, and a second private-equity firm, founded by the younger Biden received $3.4 million from the same company. Trump and Giuliani have claimed that, if the Ukrainian state to clarify lawyers tried to investigate, Burisma Holdings, which is set for corruption, Biden and then-Vice President to pressure the government to fire the head.

Ukraine’s National Anti-Corruption Bureau said on Friday it will investigate Burisma Holdings from 2010 to 2012 would have, but Biden will not be signed until 2014. Biden Director of Burisma Board in 2014 to at least 2018. Burisma has to Dodge in the face of allegations of tax and improper securing of licenses for gas fields.

TRUMP SLAMS DEMOCRATS, WHISTLE-BLOWER ON ‘WITCH HUNT’ IMPEACHMENT-REQUEST: “ENDED IN THE OTHER IN ASH!’

On Friday, the head of the Specialised Anti-corruption Prosecutor’s office said in a radio interview that neither Joe nor Hunter Biden was the subject of an investigation. Nazar Kholodnitskiy said in the radio interview, that the earlier investigation of Burisma has been closed for lack of evidence in 2017, but a court in the Ukrainian capital, the move and the following year defeated. In spite of the judgment of the court of justice to continue the case on hold, and the investigation stalled.

He stressed that there was no talk of Biden or his son in the Burisma, which has focused largely look into the alleged abuse of power by officials in the Ukraine the Ministry of Ecology.

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE FOX NEWS APP

“As of now, there is nothing there,” he said. “If it comes high, measures are taken to verify the information.”

Azarov resigned as Prime Minister in January 2014, in the midst of the popular unrest and anger at the Yanukovych government. He fled first to Austria, then to Russia, where he has since remained. An Interpol Red Notice issued in 2015 says he’s wanted on charges including embezzlement and misappropriation of funds.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

Follow us

Don't be shy, get in touch. We love meeting interesting people and making new friends.

Most popular