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Judiciary panel to take reins on Trump impeachment inquiry

The House Judiciary Committee is moving to the forefront of President Donald Trump’s impeachment inquiry, starting with a hearing on Wednesday to examine the “high crimes and misdemeanors” set out in the Constitution

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Boris Johnson promises Brexit bill before Christmas

Legislation required for Britain’s departure from the European Union will be brought back to the House of Commons before Christmas if the Conservatives win next month’s general election.

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This is what the whistleblower’s attorney told House Republicans who asked client to testify in impeachment inquiry

The attorney for the whistleblower, whose complaint initiated the House impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump, responded Saturday to House Republicans’ call for his client to testify, saying that an in-person interview is a non starter but the offer for lawmakers to submit written questions still stands.

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Moon, Abe hold 11-minute separate ‘conversation’ in Bangkok

South Korean President Moon Jae In and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe had a brief one-on-one “conversation” in Bangkok on Monday, Cheong Wa Dae (Blue House) announced.

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US Administarion Says White House Budget Officials to Skip Trump Impeachment Testimony

On 24 September, House Democrats launched an impeachment inquiry over a whistleblower complaint claiming Donald Trump had a conversation with Ukraine’s Zelensky in July in which he pressed the latter to investigate potential corruption on the part of Biden’s family, who reportedly interfered in Ukraine’s domestic affairs.

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Turkey rejects US resolution on Armenian claims

Turkey rejects a resolution passed by the US House of Representatives on Armenian claims, the country’s Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday.

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House approves sanctions against Turkey

The US House of Representatives on Tuesday approved sanctions against Turkey over its offensive in northern Syria against Kurdish forces.

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The next House impeachment witness is the most important so far

Bill Taylor, currently the top official at the US Embassy in Ukraine, will get his moment before congressional investigators Tuesday. Taylor was one of the officials whose text messages were released by House Democrats earlier this month. His explanation for why he said he felt the US was trading foreign aid to Ukraine for political favors to the President could be a key piece of evidence for House investigators.

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‘Gift to Putin!’ Meltdown as House Democrat claims Trump plans to ditch Open Skies treaty

The House Foreign Affairs Committee chair has sent a letter to the White House expressing concern over “reports” that President Donald Trump wants to abandon the Open Skies Treaty. Yet the only such report is his own.

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Pompeo: State Dept. will follow law as Dems seek documents

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the State Department intends to follow the law in the House impeachment investigation and vigorously defended President Donald Trump, dismissing questions about the president’s attempts to push Ukraine and China to investigate a Democratic political rival.

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After White House subpeona, Mike Pompeo defends Donald Trump, but will cooperate with impeachment probe

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Saturday the State Department intends to follow the law in the House impeachment investigation and vigorously defended President Donald Trump, dismissing questions about the president’s attempts to push Ukraine and China to investigate a Democratic political rival.

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Donald Trump impeachment probe intensifies as Mike Pompeo’s Ukraine phone call link surfaces

S Secretary of State Mike Pompeo took part in a July phone conversation between President Donald Trump and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy that is at the heart of a House of Representatives impeachment inquiry, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday.

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Congress determined to get access to Trump’s phone call with Putin, other world leaders

ongress is determined to get access to Donald Trump’s calls with Russian President Vladimir Putin and other world leaders, the US House Intelligence Committee’s chairman said on Sunday, citing concerns that the Republican president may have jeopardized national security.

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US House Democrats subpoena Pompeo for Ukraine documents

Democrats in the US House of Representatives who are pursuing an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump issued a subpoena on Friday to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for documents concerning contact with the Ukrainian government.

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Trump sets out to undercut Pelosi’s impeachment gamble

President Donald Trump is wasting no time in attempting to torch House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s impeachment gamble in a battle that will define his presidency and the 2020 election.

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White House orders two former aides to defy House subpoenas about Mueller report on Russian interference

The White House has instructed two former aides to President Donald Trump not to appear at a House Judiciary Committee hearing Tuesday, saying Rick Dearborn and Rob Porter are “absolutely immune” from testifying at what the panel is calling its first impeachment hearing.

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