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CNN: Trump’s team thought Ukraine was an easy mark. It was a bad miscalculation

It was the worst street corner for a drug deal. US President Donald Trump’s acolytes felt perhaps that Ukraine — whose name means “borderland,” and whose loss of the definite ...

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Trump impeachment: Senators clash over rules as trial opens

The US Senate has rejected repeated Democratic attempts to secure new evidence in President Donald Trump’s impeachment as his trial began. Senate Majority leader Mitch McConnell meanwhile backed off on ...

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Biden campaign warns media against spreading Trump misinformation

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Joe Biden’s campaign issued a memo to media outlets on Monday warning them against spreading “false accusations” driven by President Donald Trump and Republicans against the former vice president. The ...

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Trump impeachment: President’s lawyers demand immediate acquittal

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President Donald Trump’s legal team, representing him at his impeachment trial, has demanded that he is immediately acquitted by the Senate. In a brief submitted on Monday, they called the ...

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Cornyn: Giuliani not relevant to impeachment trial


President Donald Trump’s personal attorney, Rudy Giuliani, who’s reported to have played a central role in trying to convince Ukraine to investigate a Trump political rival, is “not relevant” to ...

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Trump team attacks House impeachment effort in first formal response

President Donald Trump launched his first formal attack on the House’s effort to remove him from office on Saturday, calling the Democrats’ impeachment case against him fatally flawed and “constitutionally ...

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Pompeo: State will investigate possible surveillance of ex-US ambassador

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday publicly committed to look into the possible surveillance of former US Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch — more than 48 hours after the ...

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Blame for Ukraine plane not lie solely with those who downed the plane but those who put it in harm

On 7 January, one day before Iran shot down a Ukrainian passenger plane near Tehran, as commercial jets piled into the busy air corridor over neighbouring Iraq, I tweeted: “I ...

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Russians hack energy company that played major role in Trump Ukraine scandal

Russian military hackers have successfully infiltrated the Ukrainian gas company at the heart of the impeachment drama surrounding President Donald Trump, Vice President Joe Biden and his family, according to cybersecurity researchers. Employees ...

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Nancy Pelosi to send impeachment articles to Senate

Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said Friday that she expects to send the articles of impeachment against President Trump over to the Senate next week, breaking the standoff that had delayed ...

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