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In Ukraine, Joe Biden’s son mixes business with pleasure


Burisma Holdings, Ukraine’s largest private gas producer, confirmed on 13 May 2014 the appointment of R. Hunter Biden (photo) to its Board of Directors. He will be rubbing elbows with Devon Archer, who has preceded him by a few weeks.

R. Hunter Biden is the son of U.S. Vice-President, Joe Biden.

Devon Archer chaired the support committee for the 2004 presidential campaign of current Secretary of State, John Kerry.

Devon Archer was the roommate of Christopher Heinz (John Kerry’s step-son) during their studies at Yale University. He later founded Rosemond Seneca Partners, a financial and policy advisory firm, where R. Hunter Biden serves as managing director.

Burisma Holdings is a very secretive outfit. It has been registered in Cyprus since the "Orange Revolution" and has reportedly bought up most Ukrainian gas companies. According to the Anti-Corruption Action Center, Burisma Holdings has been controlled since 2011 by Ihor Kolomoisky [1]. The latter, who chairs the European Jewish Parliament (EJU) and owns half of the Jewish News One TV channel [2], was appointed on March 2 Governor of Dnipropetrovsk Oblast (province) by the Kiev junta authorities. He later funded the assault troops that perpetrated the butchery in Odessa on May 2 [3].

[1] «Kings of Ukrainian Gas», Anticorruption Action Center, 26 August 2012.

[2] “Launch of Jewish News One satellite channel”, Voltaire Network, 24 September 2011

[3] “Genocide in Novorossiya and swan song of Ukrainian statehood”, Oriental Review, Voltaire Network, 14 May 2014.

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