NSC ex-official to induce lawmakers to reject false Ukraine narrative: assertion


FILE PHOTO: Fiona Hill, former senior director for European and Russian affairs on the Nationwide Safety Council, arrives to overview her earlier testimony within the U.S. Home of Representatives impeachment inquiry into U.S. President Trump led by the Home Intelligence, Home International Affairs and Home Oversight and Reform Committees on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., November four, 2019. Information/Leah Millis

WASHINGTON (Information) – A former White Home official on Thursday will name on some lawmakers investigating impeachment of U.S. President Donald Trump to not perpetuate the “different narrative” that Ukraine, not Russia, interfered within the 2016 U.S. election, in accordance with her ready remarks.

“I’d ask that you simply please not promote politically pushed falsehoods that so clearly advance Russian pursuits,” Fiona Hill, the previous senior director for European and Russian Affairs on Trump’s Nationwide Safety Council, wrote forward of her public look.

Reporting by Karen Freifeld and Susan Heavey; Enhancing by Toby Chopra