Trump’s Ukraine scandal: Who’s who? – CNN

Updated 5:30 AM ET, Sat September 28, 2019

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(CNN)The fast-moving scandal involving President Donald Trump and allegations that he pressured Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to investigate his political rival Joe Biden and his son, Hunter, has upended politics in Washington, DC, and turned Democrats toward an impeachment investigation. There is no evidence that either Biden did anything wrong.

The whistleblower remains anonymous.The whistleblower remains anonymous.
Trump pressured Ukraine's President in a phone call.Trump pressured Ukraine's President in a phone call.
Here is Zelensky shooting the television series "Servant of the People" where he plays the role of the President of Ukraine. He was later elected President of Ukraine.Here is Zelensky shooting the television series "Servant of the People" where he plays the role of the President of Ukraine. He was later elected President of Ukraine.
Giuliani drove Trump's focus on Ukraine and the Bidens.Giuliani drove Trump's focus on Ukraine and the Bidens.
Barr has remained quiet on the Ukraine scandal, but he was mentioned repeatedly by Trump in the July 25 phone call with Zelensky.Barr has remained quiet on the Ukraine scandal, but he was mentioned repeatedly by Trump in the July 25 phone call with Zelensky.
    Mike Pompeo is not mentioned by name in the whistleblower complaint, but he has been subpoenaed by House Democrats.Mike Pompeo is not mentioned by name in the whistleblower complaint, but he has been subpoenaed by House Democrats.
    When Trump could not attend a meeting with Zelensky in September, he sent Pence instead.When Trump could not attend a meeting with Zelensky in September, he sent Pence instead.
    Acting Director of National Intelligence Joseph Maguire faced scrutiny about the whistleblower complaint on Capitol Hill.Acting Director of National Intelligence Joseph Maguire faced scrutiny about the whistleblower complaint on Capitol Hill.
    Pat Cipollone has been White House counsel since 2018.Pat Cipollone has been White House counsel since 2018.
    Schiff's intelligence committee will likely lead the most visible impeachment inquiry.Schiff's intelligence committee will likely lead the most visible impeachment inquiry.
    Nunes has been one of Trump's most vocal supporters.Nunes has been one of Trump's most vocal supporters.
    Pelosi had been cool to pursuing impeachment until the whistleblower story broke.Pelosi had been cool to pursuing impeachment until the whistleblower story broke.
    The former top prosecutor in Ukraine, Lustenko had complained about the US ambassador.The former top prosecutor in Ukraine, Lustenko had complained about the US ambassador.
      Putin's Russia annexed Crimea, which had been part of Ukraine, in 2014.Putin's Russia annexed Crimea, which had been part of Ukraine, in 2014.
      Kurt Volker is the administration's point person on Ukraine.Kurt Volker is the administration's point person on Ukraine.
      Sonland is mentioned in the Whistleblower complaint alongside Volker.Sonland is mentioned in the Whistleblower complaint alongside Volker.
      Trump said the former ambassador to Ukraine, whom his administration recalled, was "bad news."Trump said the former ambassador to Ukraine, whom his administration recalled, was "bad news."
      US attorney John Durham was brought in by Barr to lead an after-action probe of the Russia investigation.US attorney John Durham was brought in by Barr to lead an after-action probe of the Russia investigation.
        The whistleblower complaint was originally delivered to Michael Atkinson.The whistleblower complaint was originally delivered to Michael Atkinson.

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