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      Defense at impeachment trial says removing Donald Trump would be ‘very dangerous’
      Jan25

      Defense at impeachment trial says removing Donald Trump would be ‘very dangerous’

      Washington – Lawyers for US President Donald Trump told his Senate impeachment trial on Saturday that Democrats’ efforts to remove the president from office would set a “very, very dangerous” precedent in an election year. White House Counsel Pat Cipollone, the head of the defense team, told Senators they would be denying...

      Democrats argue ‘right matters’ in Trump impeachment trial
      Jan24

      Democrats argue ‘right matters’ in Trump impeachment trial

      WASHINGTON (AP) — Democratic House prosecutors made an expansive case at Donald Trump’s impeachment trial. On Friday, the Democrats will press their final day of arguments before skeptical Republican senators, focusing on the second article of impeachment, obstruction of Congress’ investigation. Trump’s legal team is expected to...

      Trump ‘Should Be Removed’ – Adam Schiff
      Jan24

      Trump ‘Should Be Removed’ – Adam Schiff

      File Photo: US President Donald Trump Lead House impeachment manager Adam Schiff called dramatically for the Senate to remove President Donald Trump from office Thursday, saying the US leader cannot be trusted to put the country’s interests ahead of his own. “The American people deserve a president they can count on, to put their interest...

      DECLASSIFIED UK: ‘The benefits of doing nothing at all’: Why Britain is unlikely to support a ban on Russian mercenaries 
      Jan24

      DECLASSIFIED UK: ‘The benefits of doing nothing at all’: Why Britain is unlikely to support a ban on Russian mercenaries 

      The rise of Russian mercenaries in conflicts across Syria, Ukraine and numerous African countries is concerning the UK’s Ministry of Defence, yet Britain appears unlikely to support a ban on such mercenaries because of its own private security industry. …read more Source:: Daily...

      ‘You can’t trust this President’: Democrats argue their case for removing Trump
      Jan24

      ‘You can’t trust this President’: Democrats argue their case for removing Trump

      Washington – House impeachment managers continued their hours-long arguments for removing President Donald Trump on Thursday, with no indication that they have moved any Republicans to their side. Two-thirds of the 100-member chamber are required to agree to remove a president from office. The Senate is controlled by Trump’s...

      Newsdeck: Democrats in impeachment trial say Trump abused his power in attempt to sully rival Biden
      Jan24

      Newsdeck: Democrats in impeachment trial say Trump abused his power in attempt to sully rival Biden

      WASHINGTON, Jan 23 (Reuters) – Democrats worked methodically at U.S. President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial on Thursday to dismantle his long-standing allegation that Democratic presidential contender Joe Biden acted improperly toward Ukraine while vice president. …read more Source:: Daily...

      Democrats argue for removing Trump in face of unyielding Republicans
      Jan24

      Democrats argue for removing Trump in face of unyielding Republicans

      Washington – House impeachment managers continued their hours-long arguments for removing President Donald Trump on Thursday, with no indication that they have moved any Republicans to their side. Two-thirds of the 100-member chamber are required to agree to remove a president from office. The Senate is controlled by Trump’s...

      Democrats accuse Trump at impeachment trial of corrupt scheme to pressure Ukraine
      Jan23

      Democrats accuse Trump at impeachment trial of corrupt scheme to pressure Ukraine

      Democrats accused President Donald Trump at his impeachment trial on Wednesday of a corrupt scheme to pressure Ukraine to help him get re-elected. …read more Source:: Standard...

      Newsdeck: Democrats launch first salvo at Trump impeachment trial, say U.S global standing at stake
      Jan23

      Newsdeck: Democrats launch first salvo at Trump impeachment trial, say U.S global standing at stake

      WASHINGTON, Jan 22 (Reuters) – Democrats accused President Donald Trump at his impeachment trial on Wednesday of a corrupt scheme to pressure Ukraine to help him get re-elected and warned that America’s global prestige would suffer if the U.S. Senate acquits him. …read more Source:: Daily...

      WATCH: President is a despot and a cheat, Trump trial is told
      Jan23

      WATCH: President is a despot and a cheat, Trump trial is told

      Washington – Donald Trump was on Wednesday night branded a “despot” who tried to cheat to win an election as the case against him was set out at his impeachment trial. Lead Democratic prosecutor Adam Schiff accused the US President of setting up a corrupt scheme to put pressure on Ukraine to help him win the race for the White...