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Former Ukraine envoy Kurt Volker questioned by US lawmakers as Donald Trump impeachment inquiry begins in earnest

The impeachment inquiry against US President Donald Trump began in earnest on Thursday with Democrats interviewing a former US diplomat to Ukraine, the first witness brought to speak under oath in their probe.Kurt Volker, the former US special envoy to Ukraine, abruptly resigned last week after being named repeatedly in the whistle-blower complaint at the heart of Democrats’ impeachment investigation.Trump is alleged to have asked Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to investigate former US… …read more

Source:: South China Morning Post