Biden accuses Trump of asking Ukraine to 'manufacture lies' about him

Biden accuses Trump of asking Ukraine to 'manufacture lies' about him
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Former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenThe Hill's Campaign Report: Runoff elections in Texas, Alabama set for Tuesday Biden campaign slams White House attacks on Fauci as 'disgusting' Biden lets Trump be Trump MORE hit back at President TrumpDonald John TrumpWayfair refutes QAnon-like conspiracy theory that it's trafficking children Stone rails against US justice system in first TV interview since Trump commuted his sentence Federal appeals court rules Trump admin can't withhold federal grants from California sanctuary cities MORE on Sunday, accusing him of asking Ukraine to "manufacture lies" about him.

"In my experience, asking a foreign government to manufacture lies about your domestic political opponent is not “done all the time," Biden tweeted 

Biden's post came in response to the president's tweet from Friday that said asking foreign governments for help is "done all the time."

The House has opened up an impeachment inquiry against Trump following revelations that the president asked Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to look into Biden and his son Hunter. The president's ask came days after he withheld military aid from the country.


The president has insisted this was not a quid pro quo agreement, and the request was to uncover corrupt actions by Biden and his son. The former Ukrainian Prime Minister Mykola Azarov has said Biden's son did not violate Ukrainian law.