Ukrainian Foreign Minister Vadim Prystayko denies that President Trump Donald John TrumpJulian Castro: It's time for House Democrats to "do something" for Trump Warren: Congress is "complicit" with Trump Sanders manages to join teachers, car workers on strike in the Midwest MORE pressures Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky to investigate former Vice President Joe Biden son.
" I know what it was for the conversation, and I think there was no pressure, "Quoted in the Hromadske Newsletter.
" There was talk, the talks are different, the leaders have the right to discuss any issues, this conversation was long, friendly and concerned with many issues, including those, that require serious answers, "added p j.
He also accused "misinformation" and "evil intentions" of "speculation" that Ukraine would have preferred Hillary Clinton Hilary Dayan Rodham ClintonMissing a puzzle piece in Ukraine: State Department assurance to Rudy Julie Money: Trump downplays urgency of trade talks with China Chinese negotiators interrupt US trip to another failure Trump National Bank of Iran sanctions A study found that Pennsylvania, Wisconsin lost the most factory jobs in the last year. Megan McCain, Ana Navarro got hot during the Presidential Debate MORE . The Street Journal reported Friday that Trump has repeatedly called on Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky to investigate Biden during a phone call in July. Trump is reported to have told Zelensky to work with his personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani Rudy GiulianiClarence Thomas, Joe Manchin, Rudy Giuliani during a second state visit under Trump Missing Piece to the Puzzle of Ukraine: The Puzzle of Ukraine Rudy's Department of Justice Julian Biden blasts Trump, requiring him to transcribe a conversation with a foreign leader MORE about the issue about eight times.
Trump's communication with Ukraine came under scrutiny after a scout made a complaint about the situation.
On Friday, the US president told reporters that his contact with foreign leaders was " always appropriate."
"I have conversations with many leaders. It is always appropriate. It's always appropriate, "he said. "At the highest level it is always appropriate. And whatever I do, I fight for this country. ”