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      Ukraine to review legal cases amid Trump claims over Bidens
      Oct04

      Ukraine to review legal cases amid Trump claims over Bidens

      General prosecutor distances audit from US president’s call for investigation into Biden tiesUkraine’s highest prosecutor has said he is holding a broad review of investigations closed under his predecessors, including more than a dozen linked to the Ukrainian energy company where Joe Biden’s son served on the board of...

      Adam Schiff says Republicans in Congress face stark choice on Trump – live
      Oct04

      Adam Schiff says Republicans in Congress face stark choice on Trump – live

      Texts show conversation about how to fulfill Trump demand that Ukraine investigate company tied to Hunter Biden, Joe Biden’s sonTrump-Ukraine texts: read the revealing diplomatic messages in fullSign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 3.10pm BSTBasic stuff:Mike Pence in the 2016 vice presidential debate: “This is basic...

      Trump-Ukraine texts: read the revealing diplomatic messages in full
      Oct04

      Trump-Ukraine texts: read the revealing diplomatic messages in full

      Three congressional committees considering impeachment of the president have released texts by US diplomats concerning UkraineUS diplomats told Zelenskiy that Trump visit was dependent on Biden statementCongress has published documents showing the extent of US diplomatic concern about Donald Trump’s pressure on the Ukrainian government to...

      US diplomats told Zelenskiy that Trump visit was dependent on Biden statement
      Oct04

      US diplomats told Zelenskiy that Trump visit was dependent on Biden statement

      Newly-released texts show diplomats made clear that improvement in Kyiv’s relations with Washington was linked to cooperationUS diplomats told Ukraine’s president, Volodymyr Zelenskiy, that a prestigious White House visit to meet Donald Trump was dependent on him making a public statement vowing to investigate Hunter Biden’s...

      Trump says Ukraine and China should investigate the Bidens – video
      Oct03

      Trump says Ukraine and China should investigate the Bidens – video

      Donald Trump says Ukraine and China should investigate Joe Biden and his son Hunter. ‘Nobody has any doubt that they weren’t crooked,’ the president says in a press conference in front of the White HouseTrump admits he pushed Ukraine for dirt on Biden and calls on China to investigate – liveContinue reading… …read...

      ‘He tried to have his cake and eat it’: how Trump’s Ukraine envoy lost his big gamble
      Oct03

      ‘He tried to have his cake and eat it’: how Trump’s Ukraine envoy lost his big gamble

      Before abruptly resigning Kurt Volker gambled that acting as a go-between for Rudy Giuliani could secure military aid for KyivWhen Kurt Volker agreed to work for the Trump administration in 2017, he told colleagues he hoped to navigate the president’s mercurial nature and his evident attachment to Vladimir Putin, and still pursue a...

      Trump calls on China to investigate Biden in extraordinary demand
      Oct03

      Trump calls on China to investigate Biden in extraordinary demand

      ‘If they don’t do what we want, we have tremendous power’Impeachment inquiry concerns similar behavior with UkraineTrump calls on China to investigate Biden – liveDonald Trump has called for China to investigate his leading political rival, in defiance of impeachment proceedings in Congress where he stands accused of abusing his...

      Top Republican urged foreign governments to help discredit Mueller findings – live
      Oct03

      Top Republican urged foreign governments to help discredit Mueller findings – live

      Lindsay Graham reportedly wrote to the prime ministers of Australia, Italy and the UK to request their ‘continued cooperation’ with BarrAustralian ambassador to Washington rejects key claim by GrahamSign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 2.15pm BSTSo what’s Donald Trump up to this morning?WELL, he’s been attacking...

      ‘Are you talking to me?’: furious Trump takes aim at journalist over Ukraine question – video
      Oct03

      ‘Are you talking to me?’: furious Trump takes aim at journalist over Ukraine question – video

      ‘Are you talking to me?’ Donald Trump asked during an extraordinary exchange with Reuters’ White House correspondent Jeff Mason. Trump became angry after Mason asked Trump a question about Ukraine, to which Trump replied: ‘We have the president of Finland. Ask him a question’. Mason responded: ‘I have one for him. I...

      Mike Pompeo says he took part in Trump-Ukraine phone call  – live news
      Oct03

      Mike Pompeo says he took part in Trump-Ukraine phone call – live news

      State department inspector general Steve Linick is expected to give a private briefing to several House and Senate committee staffersSign up for the US briefing and get a new perspective 3.03pm BSTLets return to some of the president’s inflammatory tweeting last night, in which he described the House impeachment inquiry as a “COUP”. We...