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      Watchdog Expected to Find Russia Probe Valid Despite Flaws
      Dec09

      Watchdog Expected to Find Russia Probe Valid Despite Flaws

      The Justice Department’s internal watchdog will release a highly anticipated report Monday that is expected to reject President Donald Trump’s claims that the Russia investigation was illegitimate and tainted by political bias from FBI leaders. But it is also expected to document errors during the investigation that may animate Trump...

      House Judiciary Committee to Hear Evidence as Impeachment Vote Nears
      Dec09

      House Judiciary Committee to Hear Evidence as Impeachment Vote Nears

      Democratic and Republican lawyers are set to present evidence Monday to members of the U.S. House Judiciary Committee as the panel moves toward a possible vote this week on articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump.The hearing is scheduled to include presentations from lawyers from both the Judiciary Committee and the House...

      US Confirms Washington Visit by Russian Foreign Minister
      Dec09

      US Confirms Washington Visit by Russian Foreign Minister

      U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will welcome his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov on Tuesday — the Russian’s first visit to Washington since a controversial 2017 meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump, the State Department announced.The brief statement about the meeting, to be held at the State Department, said Pompeo and...

      Watchdog Expected to Find Russia Probe Valid, Despite Flaws
      Dec09

      Watchdog Expected to Find Russia Probe Valid, Despite Flaws

      The Justice Department’s internal watchdog will release a highly anticipated report Monday that is expected to reject President Donald Trump’s claims that the Russia investigation was illegitimate and tainted by political bias from FBI leaders. But it is also expected to document errors during the investigation that may animate Trump...

      Democrats Move Toward Articles of Impeachment
      Dec09

      Democrats Move Toward Articles of Impeachment

      The House Judiciary Committee holds another hearing Monday in the impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump. Proceedings have been centering on allegations that the president abused his power by pressuring Ukraine to announce an investigation into political rival Joe Biden, the leading Democratic presidential contender. VOA’s Arash...

      Don’t Cede Too Much for Peace at Paris Talks, Ukrainians Tell President
      Dec09

      Don’t Cede Too Much for Peace at Paris Talks, Ukrainians Tell President

      Thousands of people gathered in the center of Kyiv on Sunday to send a message to Ukraine’s president, who meets his Russian counterpart on Monday, that Ukrainians will not accept a peace deal at the cost of the country’s independence and sovereignty.”We are here because we are not satisfied with the peace at any costs …...

      Nadler: ‘Rock Solid Case’ for Trump’s Impeachment
      Dec08

      Nadler: ‘Rock Solid Case’ for Trump’s Impeachment

      The leader of the House of Representatives committee weighing articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump contended Sunday that there is a “rock solid case” against the U.S. leader.Congressman Jerrold Nadler declared on CNN that Trump would be found guilty in “three minutes flat” if he were facing charges before...

      Russia Not an Enemy? Macron’s Moscow Strategy Faces First Test
      Dec08

      Russia Not an Enemy? Macron’s Moscow Strategy Faces First Test

      French President Emmanuel Macron this week faces the first major test of his policy of directly engaging with Russia that has disturbed some European allies, as he hosts a summit seeking progress in ending the Ukraine conflict.Joined by German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Macron will bring together Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Ukrainian...

      Trump: Giuliani Wants to Take Information to Barr, Congress
      Dec08

      Trump: Giuliani Wants to Take Information to Barr, Congress

      President Donald Trump indicated Saturday that his personal attorney Rudy Giuliani wants to take the information he has gathered from his investigations in Ukraine to the U.S. attorney general and to Congress.Trump said Giuliani had not yet told him what information he has gathered, though the president said he’s heard it was...

      Trump Congressional Ally Faces His Own Ukraine Questions
      Dec08

      Trump Congressional Ally Faces His Own Ukraine Questions

      U.S. Representative Devin Nunes, the top Republican on the House Intelligence Committee, has been a leading voice defending President Donald Trump throughout the congressional Democrats’ impeachment inquiry. But the 300-page impeachment report released Tuesday by the Democratic majority on the Intelligence Committee revealed that the...