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    Ex-Trump aide Bolton ready to testify in impeachment trial

    Agence-France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 10:42pm on January 07, 2020

    Former White House national security advisor John Bolton, in a surprise announcement, said Monday that he is willing to testify if subpoenaed in the Senate...

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    Trump says Zuckerberg told him he’s Facebook’s ‘number one’

    Agence-France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 06:20pm on January 07, 2020

    President Donald Trump boasted Monday that Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg told him at dinner he is ‘number one’ on the global social media platform. ‘I...

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    Ex-US adviser warns of ‘imminent’ N Korea risk

    Agence-France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 10:25pm on December 24, 2019

    Former US national security adviser John Bolton on Monday sharply criticised president Donald Trump’s North Korea policy, warning that the Asian country posed an ‘imminent’...

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    US house speaker, senate leader spar over Trump trial

    Agence-France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 10:18pm on December 24, 2019

    US house speaker Nancy Pelosi and senate majority leader Mitch McConnell sparred on Monday over the ground rules for president Donald Trump’s trial in the...

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    US, India look to bolster ties as rights worries emerge

    Agence-France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 10:41pm on December 18, 2019

    The United States and India meet Wednesday in their latest bid to ramp up defence and political ties, but concerns over minority rights in the...

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    US to announce 4,000-troop drawdown from Afghanistan

    Agence-France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 01:50am on December 16, 2019

    The Trump administration will announce as early as this week plans to withdraw around 4,000 troops from Afghanistan, US media reported. Talks between the United...

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    Trump impeachment debate opens

    Agence-France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:55am on December 13, 2019

    Democrats warned that US president Donald Trump was on the verge of dictatorship while Republicans fiercely defended his record at the opening of a stormy,...

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    US first lady wades into impeachment fight to defend teen son

    Agence-France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 10:17pm on December 05, 2019

    US first lady Melania Trump on Wednesday publicly rebuked a scholar who used her 13-year-old son’s name to make a point during a hearing as...

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    Trump committed impeachable crimes, scholars tell Congress

    Agence-France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 08:05pm on December 05, 2019

    Three constitutional scholars on Wednesday bolstered Democrats’ case for impeaching Donald Trump by saying the president’s actions seeking foreign interference in US elections were clear...

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    W House to refuse to take part in impeachment hearing

    Agence-France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 11:02pm on December 02, 2019

    US president Donald Trump’s attorney said on Sunday that the White House will not participate in congressional hearings set for Wednesday that will consider passing...