Former envoy to Ukraine testifies Trump pushed to oust her

World / Politics Oct 12, 2019

Former envoy to Ukraine testifies Trump pushed to oust her

Testifying in defiance of President Donald Trump's ban, former U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch told House impeachment investigators Friday that Trump himself had pressured the State Department to oust her from her post and get her out of the country. Yovanovitch told lawmakers investigating ...

Trump defends Syria move, doesn't want U.S. troops in Mideast

World / Politics Oct 10, 2019

Trump defends Syria move, doesn't want U.S. troops in Mideast

President Donald Trump lashed out Wednesday over sharp criticism of his decision to pull back U.S. troops from northeastern Syria, insisting he is focused on the "BIG PICTURE" that doesn't include American involvement in "stupid endless wars" in the Middle East. "Fighting between various groups ...