The President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky said that during a telephone conversation with U.S. President Donald trump there was no blackmail, as well as questions on arms supplies to Ukraine company Burisma.
“Weapons and story of the “Borispol” it has nothing to do… Blackmail was not, it was not a subject of conversation,” said Zelensky in the course of communication with journalists, responding to a question during a press marathon on Thursday in Kiev.
“The call could not affect our relationship with America”, – said the head Ukrainian state.
Zelensky said that, first of all, wanted to prove to Trump that Ukraine is not a country of corrupt officials and the new government intends to deal with this problem.
“Not only trump but also many representatives of States interested in the question of where the money of American taxpayers. It’s okay,” said the President.
Press marathon with the President was held at the Kyiv Food Market at the cave in the capital. In the President’s Office said earlier that Zelensky is planning to answer questions from the media all day.
The white house had previously published a transcript of the conversation with trump Zelensky from July 25. The document says that the American President in conversation indeed concerned the Affairs of the former Vice-President of the USA Joe Biden and his son hunter in Ukraine. However, based on the published document, it is impossible to make an unambiguous conclusion about the pressure on Zelensky during a conversation. The President of Ukraine said earlier that trump the pressure on him is not provided.