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Donald Trump impeachment trial: Senate votes against calling witnesses, clearing way for acquittal

The US Senate on Friday voted against calling witnesses and collecting new evidence in President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial, clearing the way for Trump’s likely acquittal in the coming days.By a vote of 51-49, the Republican-controlled Senate stopped Democrats’ drive to hear testimony from witnesses like former national security adviser John Bolton, who is thought to have first-hand knowledge of the president’s efforts to pressure Ukraine to investigate a political rival, former vice… …read more

Source:: South China Morning Post



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