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      ‘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...

      Ukraine investigates prosecutor who gave Giuliani information on Biden
      Oct01

      Ukraine investigates prosecutor who gave Giuliani information on Biden

      Investigation into Yuriy Lutsenko opened at the request of a lawmaker in the Ukrainian president’s partyUkraine has opened an investigation into Yuriy Lutsenko, a former prosecutor who fed information about the Biden family to Rudy Giuliani, shortly after he left the country, apparently for an English language course. Related: Trump, the...

      Pompeo accuses Democrats of ‘bullying’ and rebuffs demand to quiz key officials
      Oct01

      Pompeo accuses Democrats of ‘bullying’ and rebuffs demand to quiz key officials

      Secretary of state signals he will not comply with hearingsSays requested dates for deposition requests ‘not feasible’Trump impeachment – live updatesDonald Trump’s administration has shown its intent to defy the law and resist an impeachment inquiry by refusing to comply with congressional hearings. Related: Strong, smart teen girls...

      New reports reveal wider role for Barr and Pompeo in impeachment scandal
      Oct01

      New reports reveal wider role for Barr and Pompeo in impeachment scandal

      Attorney general and secretary of state both reportedly took part in contacts between Trump and foreign leadersAn effort in recent months by Donald Trump to rewrite the history of the 2016 US presidential election and set up a 2020 re-election victory was more geographically sprawling and reliant on the day-to-day participation of top cabinet...

      Could this impeachment inquiry end Trump’s presidency?
      Oct01

      Could this impeachment inquiry end Trump’s presidency?

      In a July phone call between Donald Trump and Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelenskiy, Trump asked Zelenskiy to investigate former vice-president Joe Biden. An intelligence official decided to blow the whistle on the call. Lauren Gambino discusses how this has led to an impeachment inquiry. And: Joseph Harker on the start of Black History...

      Trump suggests House intelligence chair should face ‘arrest for treason’ – live news
      Sep30

      Trump suggests House intelligence chair should face ‘arrest for treason’ – live news

      Trump hits out over Schiff’s inquiry into possible wrongdoingSanders to roll out new proposal on chief executive pay 2.29pm BSTTrump, echoing some of his Republican allies, blamed the whistleblower complaint about his Ukraine call on a rule change allowing certain evidence to be included in such reports.WHO CHANGED THE LONG STANDING...

      Donald Trump has put whistleblower in danger, lawyers say
      Sep30

      Donald Trump has put whistleblower in danger, lawyers say

      Whistleblower’s attorney says president’s demands to identify their client has prompted safety concernsLawyers acting for the whistleblower at the centre of the impeachment inquiry into Donald Trump’s attempts to solicit foreign help for his re-election campaign have warned that their client’s personal safety is in danger...

      Giuliani leads Trump counter-attack over Ukraine and impeachment
      Sep29

      Giuliani leads Trump counter-attack over Ukraine and impeachment

      Presidential ally floats refusal to testify to House committeeLawyer sought dirt on Joe Biden to help Trump 2020 campaignRudy Giuliani, Donald Trump’s personal lawyer who is deeply implicated in the unfolding impeachment scandal around the US president’s attempts to solicit the help of Ukraine in his bid for re-election, suggested on...

      Rudy Giuliani: Ukraine sources detail attempt to construct case against Biden
      Sep29

      Rudy Giuliani: Ukraine sources detail attempt to construct case against Biden

      Source: prosecutor may have fed Trump ally altered informationRobert Reich: Trump can do more damage than NixonIn the explosive whistleblower complaint released this week, in which an intelligence official sounds the alarm over Donald Trump’s effort to solicit the help of Ukraine in his bid for re-election, one name is repeated: Rudy...