Trump denies knowing Lev Parnas calls impeachment inquiry 'phoney hoax'
In evidence released by Democrats, Lev Parnas, a close acquaintance of Donald Trump’s lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, alleged that Trump was directly involved in efforts to pressure Ukraine to investigate Joe Biden and his son, Hunter.
Speaking to press at the White House, President Trump denied knowing Lev Parnas despite there being a photo of the two together. He criticised the impeachment proceedings as a ‘phoney hoax’.
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