US President Donald Trump has denied asking the justice department to clear him of wrongdoing over a phone call with Ukraine’s president that is at the heart of an impeachment inquiry.
Axar.az reports citing
US media say Attorney General William Barr declined Mr Trump’s request to hold a press conference to declare no laws were broken.
Mr Trump called the story a “con job”.
The Democratic-led inquiry hinges on whether Mr Trump pressured Ukraine on that call to investigate a rival.