Trump Didn’t Want Ukraine To Have Missiles Because It Would Upset Russia

Trump and Mick Mulvaney put a hold on providing Javelin missiles to Ukraine because they didn’t want to upset Russia.

From the transcript of Catherine Croft’s testimony:

Q: One thing I just want to go back to before I move ahead to your time in Kyiv, the Javelins—the provision of the Javelins in 20—late 2017, early 2018, do you recall whether there was ever a hold or a freeze put on the Javelin provision? read more