The investigation was opened due to the state treason and abuse of power or position.
The flash drive with audio records provided by MP Andriy Derkach will be attached to the criminal proceeding. The records contain voices similar to the voices of the fifth president of Ukraine, former Vice President of the U.S. Joe Biden and former U.S. State Secretary John Kerry.
On May 19, non-affiliated MP Andriy Derkach published a few audio records of the talk of then ex-president of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko and U.S. Vice President Joe Biden and Head of the U.S. State Department John Kerry. According to the MP, they may witness the influence of Joe Biden on Petro Poroshenko.