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Jonathan Landay

One person is missing in the Democrats' impeachment inquiry: the whistleblower

17 Oct 2019

WASHINGTON Democratic lawmakers leading an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump have heard days of testimony from a parade of senior government officials. But they have yet to hear from the whistleblower who sparked the probe - and may never do. | Video

One person is missing in the Democrats' impeachment inquiry - the whistleblower

17 Oct 2019

WASHINGTON Democratic lawmakers leading an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump have heard days of testimony from a parade of senior government officials. But they have yet to hear from the whistleblower who sparked the probe - and may never do.

Trump ex-Russia adviser Fiona Hill testifies in impeachment inquiry

15 Oct 2019

WASHINGTON Donald Trump's former Russia adviser testified for more than nine hours on Monday behind closed doors, the latest witness summoned in the impeachment inquiry against the U.S. president over his request that Ukraine investigate a political rival.

Ex-envoy tells impeachment inquiry Trump ousted her based on 'false claims'

12 Oct 2019

WASHINGTON The former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine on Friday told a House of Representatives impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump that Trump ousted her based on "unfounded and false claims" after she had come under attack by his personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani. | Video

Abandoning diplomat's discretion, ex-Ukraine ambassador takes Trump to task

12 Oct 2019

WASHINGTON The former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine abandoned diplomatic discretion and accused the Trump administration of recalling her based on false claims and of eviscerating the State Department, an act that may end her career but drew praise for her courage.

Explainer: How Trump used the U.S. government to chase conspiracy theories

11 Oct 2019

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump has enlisted parts of the U.S. government and key allies in the pursuit of unproven or disproven conspiracy theories, some incubated in the dark and anonymous corners of the internet.

Explainer: How Trump used the U.S. government to chase conspiracy theories

11 Oct 2019

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump has enlisted parts of the U.S. government and key allies in the pursuit of unproven or disproven conspiracy theories, some incubated in the dark and anonymous corners of the internet.

Democrats alarmed about possible U.S. withdrawal from Open Skies treaty

09 Oct 2019

WASHINGTON Four senior Democratic lawmakers said on Tuesday they believed the Trump administration may withdraw from a treaty that allows unarmed surveillance flights over U.S., Russian and other territory, warning it would be a gift to Russia and undermine confidence in the U.S. commitment to Ukraine.

Yovanovitch is latest casualty of Trump war on career diplomats

07 Oct 2019

WASHINGTON The treatment of U.S. Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch - disparaged by President Donald Trump and abruptly recalled from Ukraine - exemplifies what current and former U.S. officials describe as a campaign by Trump against career diplomats. | Video

UPDATE 2-Taliban delegation met U.S. envoy during visit to Islamabad - sources

04 Oct 2019

* Taliban and U.S. envoy met in Islamabad this week - sources

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