The United States suspected Ukraine of interfering with the 2020 year presidential elections. As reported by The New York Times, New York State Investigated.
Investigation of possible interference in the US presidential election by Ukraine is being conducted by the Federal Attorney's Office in New York State. Under suspicion – former and current officials of Ukraine, which could have influenced the outcome of the elections by distributing “knowingly false” information about Democratic candidate Joe Biden.
The investigation was based on the trips of Trump's lawyer Rudolph Giuliani to Europe in order to collect dirt on Biden. During the trip, he met with several Ukrainian officials., apparently getting information about Joe himself and his son, who made good money in Ukraine.
According to the prosecutor's office, some “Ukrainian officials”, including deputies of the Rada, spread rumors against Biden, thereby trying to influence the outcome of the US presidential election.
The New York State Attorney's Office itself does not officially comment on the investigation, but according to the publication, the FBI joined the investigation. planned, that the investigation will result in criminal charges, and also the requirement for the extradition of Ukrainian officials is not excluded, whose guilt will be proven.