Ukrainian Oligarch Firtash linked to Giuliani pals’ gas deals and Biden dirt digging

Euronews | Oct 16, 2019 at 11:18 PM
  • The indicted pair, Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman, were helping Rudy Giuliani hunt for dirt on Donald Trump’s political opponents in Ukraine, even as they were also pitching potential partners on a business deal with Ukraine’s gas company.
  • In March, at a meeting in Houston, Parnas and Fruman mentioned Firtash as they made a proposal to an official of Ukraine’s natural gas company, according to Dale Perry, an American gas executive who does business in Ukraine and was briefed on the meeting.
  • At the same time, the oligarch was playing a key role in the effort by Parnas, Fruman and Giuliani to hunt for dirt on Donald Trump’s political opponents in Ukraine.