Special envoy of the US state Department in Ukraine, who resigned last week, Kurt Volker met in 2018, with officials of the Ukrainian company Wigma, where he worked as the son of the former Vice-President of the USA Joe Biden – hunter, the Associated Press reports.

According to the Agency, Walker met with the guidance counselor Vigna Vadim Pozharsky at the conference in September 2018 organised by the Atlantic Council. Photo of Volker and Pozharsky later appeared on the website of the company.

It is unknown if they discussed the son of Joe Biden, who previously served on the Board of Directors of Burisma.

Meanwhile, the Agency notes that the meeting occurred at a time when the lawyer of the President of the United States Donald trump, Rudy Giuliani tried to persuade the Ukrainian authorities to start investigation against Biden.

As reported by the American media, trump 25 Jul tried in a phone conversation to convince the President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky want to start an investigation against hunter Biden – son of the former Vice-President Joe Biden.

The message given to his leadership of us intelligence. It is at the request of the congressmen was given to them for review. This post of intelligence officer was the reason for that on Wednesday, the speaker of the house of representatives, Nancy Pelosi announced the decision to start the procedure, the purpose of which is to determine whether there are grounds for impeachment Trump.

Earlier in the House of representatives called on the five employees of the state Department to testify in the investigation of contacts of administration of the President of the United States Donald trump with Ukraine.

In the Congress to give explanations called the U.S. special envoy for Ukraine, Kurt Volker, former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine, Marie Yovanovitch, Deputy assistant Secretary of state George Kent, the U.S. permanent representative to the EU Gordon Sandland and adviser of the state Department Ulrich Brechbuhl.