It was not immediately clear if the investigation launched on Tuesday is a form of political retribution for Lutsenko's role in an worldwide scandal that has led Democrats to open an impeachment inquiry against Donald Trump.
In a transcript of the phone call, released by Trump in September, it shows that the president did urge Zelensky to probe potential corruption linked to the Bidens.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) launched an official impeachment inquiry into President Trump on Tuesday, Sept. 24. House Democrats on Monday issued a subpoena seeking any communications the Energy Department may have had regarding Trump's discussions with Zelensky, Politico reported.
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Sen. Bob Menendez (D-NJ), ranking member on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, sent the Tuesday letter specifically seeking information about the Perry's trip to Ukraine in May 2019, when he led a US delegation. The calls took place on September 23-29, as the Ukraine whistleblower story developed and the impeachment inquiry began.
Yovanovitch was ordered back to Washington two months before the end of her three-year tour in Kiev. He knows Trump deserves to be investigated.
On Twitter on Tuesday, Trump repeated his assertion that his call with Zelenskiy was "perfect", and attacked Pelosi and Representative Adam Schiff, the House intelligence committee chairman.
"Hey, @jack. Time to do something about this", Harris said, asking him to censor a free speech tool the president uses to talk directly to more than 65 million of his followers. He posted a letter accusing Representative Eliot Engel, the House Foreign Affairs chairman, of requesting depositions as "an attempt to intimidate, bully and treat improperly" State Department employees.