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      Trump fumes over impeachment as public hearings loom
      Nov12

      Trump fumes over impeachment as public hearings loom

      November 12, 2019 1:31 PMWASHINGTON (REUTERS) – This week will mark a new and unparalleled chapter in Mr Donald Trump’s tumultuous presidency, as the Democratic-led impeachment probe goes public with televised hearings into allegations about Mr Trump’s dealings with Ukraine. …read more Source:: The Straits...

      Trump says will probably release second Ukraine transcript on Tuesday
      Nov09

      Trump says will probably release second Ukraine transcript on Tuesday

      November 10, 2019 2:17 AMWASHINGTON (REUTERS) – US President Donald Trump said on Saturday (Nov 9) that the White House would probably release a transcript of a second call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy on Tuesday. …read more Source:: The Straits...

      Ukraine foes begin key troop pullback in war-torn east
      Nov09

      Ukraine foes begin key troop pullback in war-torn east

      November 09, 2019 8:06 PMBOGDANIVKA, UKRAINE (AFP) – The Ukrainian army and Moscow-backed separatists on Saturday (Nov 9) launched the last phase of a troop pullback ahead of a high-stakes summit with Russia, the warring sides said. …read more Source:: The Straits...

      Trump’s ex-national security adviser John Bolton dangles vital knowledge of effort to pressure Ukraine
      Nov09

      Trump’s ex-national security adviser John Bolton dangles vital knowledge of effort to pressure Ukraine

      November 09, 2019 11:15 AMWASHINGTON (NYTIMES) – John Bolton, US President Donald Trump’s former national security adviser, knows about “many relevant meetings and conversations” connected to a pressure campaign on Ukraine that House impeachment investigators have not yet been informed of, his lawyer told lawmakers on...

      Ukraine foes to pull back troops in Donetsk region ahead of Russia summit
      Nov08

      Ukraine foes to pull back troops in Donetsk region ahead of Russia summit

      November 08, 2019 12:01 PMBOGDANIVKA (AFP) – Ukraine’s army and Kremlin-backed separatists are set on Friday (Nov 8) to complete the last phase of a troop pullback in the war-torn east in a key step towards a high-stakes summit with Russia. …read more Source:: The Straits...

      Trump wanted Ukraine to mention Biden, Clinton, investigations
      Nov08

      Trump wanted Ukraine to mention Biden, Clinton, investigations

      November 08, 2019 7:26 AMWASHINGTON (BLOOMBERG) – President Donald Trump wanted Ukraine’s president to make a public statement explicitly tying Joe Biden and Hillary Clinton to a corruption investigation, according to testimony from a State Department official. …read more Source:: The Straits...

      US diplomat George Kent says Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani waged campaign of ‘lies’ against envoy to Ukraine
      Nov08

      US diplomat George Kent says Trump lawyer Rudy Giuliani waged campaign of ‘lies’ against envoy to Ukraine

      November 08, 2019 6:54 AMWASHINGTON (REUTERS) – A top US diplomat told congressional investigators that President Donald Trump’s personal attorney Rudy Giuliani conducted a “campaign full of lies” against the US ambassador to Ukraine before she was recalled from her post, according to a transcript of his testimony released...

      Ex-Ukraine envoy says she felt threatened by Trump
      Nov06

      Ex-Ukraine envoy says she felt threatened by Trump

      November 06, 2019 5:00 AMWASHINGTON• • The former United States ambassador to Ukraine has said that she was the target of a secret plot to orchestrate her removal that involved President Donald Trump’s personal attorney and Ukrainian officials suspected of fostering corruption, according to a transcript of her testimony released on Monday...

      Impeachment deposition: Former Ukraine envoy Marie Yovanovitch says she felt threatened by Trump in call
      Nov05

      Impeachment deposition: Former Ukraine envoy Marie Yovanovitch says she felt threatened by Trump in call

      November 05, 2019 6:55 AMWASHINGTON (BLOOMBERG) – The former US ambassador to Ukraine said she was warned by officials in the country that President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer, Mr Rudy Giuliani, was manoeuvring against her and that they were concerned about getting dragged into US politics. …read more Source:: The Straits...

      White House aide confirms he saw signs of a quid pro quo on Ukraine
      Oct31

      White House aide confirms he saw signs of a quid pro quo on Ukraine

      November 01, 2019 4:06 AMWASHINGTON (NYTIMES) – A National Security Council aide testified on Thursday (Oct 31) that a top diplomat who was close to President Donald Trump told him that a package of military assistance for Ukraine would not be released until the country committed to investigating Trump’s political rivals,...