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Yovanovitch: I don’t understand why Rudy Giuliani attacked me

Former US Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch, speaking to lawmakers, said she didn’t understand why President Trump’s personal attorney Rudy Giuliani was attacking her and going after her. “I do ...

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Yovanovitch says her ouster has been “a big hit for morale” across the State Department

Yovanovitch says her ouster has been “a big hit for morale” across the State Department Asked by Chairman Adam Schiff how Trump firing her has been received by her colleagues, ...

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As Yovanovitch testifies,Trump tweets attacks on her

President Trump tweeted, “Everywhere Marie Yovanovitch went tuned bad” as the former US ambassador to Ukraine gives her testimony. ….They call it “serving at the pleasure of the President.” The ...

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Yovanovitch said she was “absolutely shocked” and “devastated” by Trump’s July 25 call

Yovanovitch described how she felt when she learned what was said about her during President Trump’s July 25 call with Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky. She said she was “shocked. Absolutely ...

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Trump’s watching Nunes opening statement — but not the rest of today’s hearing

The White House says President Trump is watching Rep. Devin Nunes’ opening statement — but he won’t watch the rest of today’s hearing. “The President will be watching Congressman Nunes’ ...

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Schiff: Yovanovitch was seen as “an obstacle” for the President

Adam Schiff, chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, said President Trump considered former US Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch “an obstacle to the furtherance of the President’s personal and political agenda.” “For ...

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Erdogan says he returned Trump’s threatening letter on Syria invasion

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey dismissed questions on Wednesday about why he ignored President Donald Trump’s written demands to call off his invasion of northern Syria, saying he returned ...

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Trump says U.S. left troops in Syria ‘only for the oil,’ appearing to contradict Pentagon

President Donald Trump declared Wednesday that the U.S. mission in Syria is focused solely on protecting oil fields, which appears to contradict the Pentagon’s contention that fighting ISIS is the ...

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Biden releases $1.3 trillion infrastructure plan

Joe Biden wants to spend $1.3 trillion on infrastructure as president, aiming to reduce carbon emissions, create jobs and shore up the ailing Highway Trust Fund with “new revenues” in ...

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Julián Castro to miss November debate

Former Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro won’t qualify for the next Democratic presidential primary debate, the only candidate still in the race who participated in the October debate ...

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