WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Republicans showed no signs of being persuaded to remove President Donald Trump from office on Friday as Democrats prepared to argue he improperly interfered in their probe of his Ukraine dealings. In their third and final day of opening arguments, Democratic lawmakers serving as prosecutors will seek to build support within the […]
[unable to retrieve full-text content] The historic impeachment trial of US President Donald Trump opened in the Senate on Tuesday where the Republican president faces charges of “high crimes and misdemeanors”. Trump, who is expected to be acquitted by the Republican-controlled Senate, claims he is innocent of the charges.
[unable to retrieve full-text content] US President Donald Trump’s historic impeachment trial on Tuesday opened in the US Senate where the Republican leader faces charges of “high crimes and misdemeanors”. Trump, who is expected to be acquitted by the Republican-controlled Senate, claims he is innocent of the charges.
WASHINGTON — The historic impeachment trial of Republican U.S. President Donald Trump is due to resume in the Senate on January 21. The impeachment trial is expected to continue six days a week, with breaks each Sunday. On January 20, a brief filed by Trump’s lawyers presented the most detailed view of the defense they […]
A White House adviser on Europe and Russia issues has been placed on administrative leave pending a security-related investigation. Andrew Peek was escorted off the White House compound on Friday, according to one of two sources familiar with his departure. The National Security Council, the foreign policy unit at the White House, said in a […]
WASHINGTON — The Democratic-led U.S. House of Representatives trial “managers” on January 15 delivered to the Senate the two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump — another step in the process that will lead to a trial to decide whether to remove the president from office. The trial managers, who were named earlier in […]
Make no mistake: Health care will be on the ballot this November. But not in the way ardent progressives imagine. Democrats running for president have spent a lot of time debating so-called Medicare for all, with some supporters of Bernie Sanders claiming that any politician who doesn’t demand immediate implementation of single-payer health care is […]
Issued on: 10/01/2020 – 00:13Modified: 10/01/2020 – 00:13 The U.S. House of Representatives passed a resolution on Thursday to stop President Donald Trump from further military action against Iran, rebuking the president days after he ordered a drone strike that killed a top Iranian commander and raised fears of war. Advertising Read more The Democratic-controlled […]
One of US President Donald Trump’s central campaign promises was to extricate the US from extended military entanglements. Now, in light of rising tensions with Iran and Iraq, the US is sending over 3,000 additional troops to the Middle East. FRANCE 24 looks at what happened to that campaign promise when Trump ordered the January 3 assassination […]
President Donald Trump’s suggestion that the United States could target Iranian cultural sites has sparked alarm in Iran and beyond, with Human Rights Watch (HRW) saying such action would be a war crime. Amid escalating tensions between Tehran and Washington following a U.S. air strike that killed Iranian military commander Qasem Soleimani last week, Trump […]