Did Russia “hack” Burisma Holdings?

Russians Hacked Ukrainian Gas Company at Center of Impeachment

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/01/13/us/politics/russian-hackers-burisma-ukraine.html

Hunter Biden sat on the board from 2013 to 2019. The company’s website, http://burisma-group.com/, is registered under a privacy protection service in Ukraine, and asks visitors to complete a reCAPTCHA just to view the home page. According to Reuters,

Burisma does not disclose it financial results, …

… Burisma’s web-site quoted Hunter Biden as saying on May 12, 2014.

“As a new member of the board, I believe that my assistance in consulting the company on matters of transparency, corporate governance and responsibility, international expansion and other priorities will contribute to the economy and benefit the people of Ukraine.”

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-whistleblower-burisma-factb/factbox-burisma-the-obscure-ukrainian-gas-company-at-the-heart-of-us-political-row-idUSKBN1W91UG

A comprehensive search on the SEC database returns no results on the term “Burisma.” In fact, the entire EDGAR database appears to have been purged of any and all mention of the names “Biden” or “Burisma.”

No documents matched your query.

https://www.sec.gov/cgi-bin/srch-edgar?text=Burisma&first=1994&last=2020
https://www.sec.gov/cgi-bin/srch-edgar?text=Biden&first=1994&last=2020

Nevertheless, there are some corporate filings online at a website called OpenCorporates for Burisma Holdings as well as its alleged owner, the shell corporation Brociti Investments, which apparently had something to do with the Clinton Foundation at one time or another.

The owner of Brociti Investments, Mykola Zlochevsky, was minister of natural resources during the administration of President Viktor Yanukovych, according to the Wikipedia article. His ownership of Burisma, through foreign shell corporations, would present a serious conflict of interest with his government post, especially if not disclosed, characteristic of the term “oligarch.”

And for his part, how did Hunter Biden “advise” on all this and find nothing wrong with it?

EDIT 2020-01-14: Now that I think about, this blog appears to be hosted in Cyprus as well.

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