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      Trump impeachment hearings: Witness Kurt Volker suddenly changes story
      Nov20

      Trump impeachment hearings: Witness Kurt Volker suddenly changes story

      A veteran diplomat’s testimony in the impeachment hearings against American President Donald Trump, has changed from his deposition in October. Former US envoy to Ukraine Kurt Volker said today he had learned new details since then.”Since… …read more Source:: The New Zealand...

      Trump impeachment hearing: Top aide says phone call with Ukraine was ‘improper’
      Nov19

      Trump impeachment hearing: Top aide says phone call with Ukraine was ‘improper’

      One top national security aide who listened to President Donald Trump’s July call with Ukraine’s president called it “improper”. Another said it was “unusual”.The two testified Tuesday at House impeachment hearings as the inquiry… …read more Source:: The New Zealand...

      Trump denies witness tampering; State official says president asked about ‘investigation’ into Bidens
      Nov16

      Trump denies witness tampering; State official says president asked about ‘investigation’ into Bidens

      President Trump dismissed criticism that he had tried to intimidate a witness in the impeachment inquiry, saying a disparaging tweet about former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch as she testified before a House panel was… …read more Source:: The New Zealand...

      Takeaways from US ambassador to Ukraine’s testimony in House impeachment hearing
      Nov16

      Takeaways from US ambassador to Ukraine’s testimony in House impeachment hearing

      Marie Yovanovitch, the former US ambassador to Ukraine who was ousted from that job in April amid a smear campaign, testified Friday in the second public impeachment hearing into US President Donald Trump.Below are some takeaways… …read more Source:: The New Zealand...

      Ousted Ukraine Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch felt threatened by Donald Trump
      Nov15

      Ousted Ukraine Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch felt threatened by Donald Trump

      Former US Ukraine Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch provided chilling detail Friday in Trump impeachment hearings of being suddenly ousted from her post and feeling threatened upon learning President Donald Trump had denounced her in a… …read more Source:: The New Zealand...

      Sondland’s phone call to Trump from Kyiv restaurant was a stunning breach of security, former officials say
      Nov14

      Sondland’s phone call to Trump from Kyiv restaurant was a stunning breach of security, former officials say

      A US ambassador’s cellphone call to President Donald Trump from a restaurant in the capital of Ukraine last summer was a stunning breach of security, exposing the conversation to surveillance by foreign intelligence services, including… …read more Source:: The New Zealand...

      Impeachment hearings: New evidence implicates Donald Trump more directly with Ukraine
      Nov14

      Impeachment hearings: New evidence implicates Donald Trump more directly with Ukraine

      The first day of public impeachment hearings unearthed new evidence potentially implicating President Donald Trump more directly in a scheme to centre American policy toward Ukraine on political investigations, heightening the stakes… …read more Source:: The New Zealand...

      Key impeachment question: What did Trump want from Ukraine – and what exactly did he do?
      Nov11

      Key impeachment question: What did Trump want from Ukraine – and what exactly did he do?

      In the nearly 3,000 pages of interviews from the House impeachment inquiry released last week, President Donald Trump often seems like a supporting character in someone else’s drama.Aides struggle to please him. They fret about… …read more Source:: The New Zealand...

      Jennifer Rubin: Republicans admit they have no fact witnesses – and Trump did it
      Nov11

      Jennifer Rubin: Republicans admit they have no fact witnesses – and Trump did it

      COMMENT: House Republicans acknowledged that they have no witnesses and no documents to dispute the main facts concerning President Donald Trump’s impeachable conduct: a demand from Ukraine for dirt on a political rival; withholding… …read more Source:: The New Zealand...

      What you need to know about Donald Trump releasing the second Ukraine phone call
      Nov09

      What you need to know about Donald Trump releasing the second Ukraine phone call

      For only the fourth time in U.S. history, the House of Representatives has started a presidential impeachment inquiry. House committees are trying to determine whether President Donald Trump violated his oath of office by asking… …read more Source:: The New Zealand...