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Trump EU ambassador will defy administration and testify in  Democrats’ impeachment probe: Lawyer

Despite the Trump administration’s efforts to stop him, United States Ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland will testify in House Democrats’ impeachment probe against President Donald Trump next week, his lawyers said.In a Friday morning statement, an attorney for Sondland said, “Notwithstanding the State Department’s current direction not to testify, Ambassador Sondland will honor the Committees’ subpoena, and he looks forward to testifying on Thursday.” The statement added that the diplomat “has no agenda apart from answering the Committees’ questions fully and truthfully.”Earlier this week, Sondland was scheduled to voluntarily give testimony to a trio of House committees but …read more

Source:: The Blaze



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