House Democrats Release Transcripts of Impeachment Testimony of Alexander Vindman, Fiona Hill

By Jack Phillips |

Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, (C), director for European Affairs at the National Security Council, arrives at the U.S. Capitol in Washington on Oct. 29, 2019. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

House Democrats released the closed-door testimony of Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, a top specialist on Ukraine on the National Security Council, on Friday.

Vindman was the first official from the White House to listen in on the July 25 phone call between Trump and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to testify in the impeachment inquiry.

The public phase of the impeachment inquiry is scheduled to start next week. Overall, Democrats led by House Intelligence Chairman Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) have released eight transcripts this week from closed-door depositions.

Democrats also released a transcript of former White House adviser Fiona Hill on Friday.

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