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Trump Impeachment Inquiry

Ex-envoy to Ukraine defies Trump, testifies he pushed to oust her

Marie Yovanovitch appears for closed-door deposition in the House, despite State Department directing her to not show.

Ex-envoy to Ukraine defies Trump, testifies he pushed to oust her

Turkey-Syria border

US defence chief: We're not abandoning the Kurds in Syria

US Secretary of Defense Mark Esper responds to criticism, says US did not 'green-light' Turkey offensive.

US defence chief: We're not abandoning the Kurds in Syria

AJ Impact

'Phase one deal': Trump says China trade talks have succeeded

Negotiations in Washington made significant progress, as markets were calmed amid growing hopes of a broad agreement.

'Phase one deal': Trump says China trade talks have succeeded

Donald Trump

US court clears way for House to obtain Trump's financial records

In a blow to Trump's efforts to block oversight of business dealings, US appeals court backs House request for records.

US court clears way for House to obtain Trump's financial records

Trump Impeachment Inquiry

Trump impeachment inquiry: 10 developments you may have missed

Testimony, subpoenas, a refusal to cooperate: Here's a look at this week's developments in the Trump impeachment probe.

Trump impeachment inquiry: 10 developments you may have missed

Opinion

Johnson and Trump are trying to create sovereign executives

As a result, the US and UK are facing systemic crises unparalleled in their history.

Jason Pack

by Jason Pack

Jason Pack

United States

Trump promises 2020 election 'backlash' against impeachment

President rallies supporters at Minneapolis rally insulting opponents and vowing to win in 2020.

Trump promises 2020 election 'backlash' against impeachment

Turkey-Syria border

Trump says he hopes he can 'mediate' between Turkey and the Kurds

Trump tweets US has 'three choices' when it comes to its response to Turkey's assault on Kurdish forces in Syria.

Trump says he hopes he can 'mediate' between Turkey and the Kurds

AJ Impact

Trump: Day one of US-China trade talks went 'very well'

Negotiators from Washington and Beijing hope to seal partial deal that includes currency pact, suspends tariff increase.

Trump: Day one of US-China trade talks went 'very well'

United States

Ex-EPA employees urge probe into Trump feud with California

The Trump administration last month accused the State of California of violating clean water laws.

Ex-EPA employees urge probe into Trump feud with California

LGBT

Nine US Democratic presidential hopefuls to tackle LGBT issues

Rights advocates have expressed dismay at the Trump administration's record on LGBT issues.

Nine US Democratic presidential hopefuls to tackle LGBT issues

AJ Impact

On again, off again: Trump says trade talks with China are a go

Trump said he will meet with Chinese Vice Premier on Friday, following reports that China could end trade talks early.

On again, off again: Trump says trade talks with China are a go

United States

White House confirms top al-Qaeda bomb-maker killed in 2017

Officials say Ibrahim Hassan al-Asiri was involved in several plots to attack airliners.

White House confirms top al-Qaeda bomb-maker killed in 2017

Middle East

Top Saudi official holds talks with US state, defence secretaries

Discussions between the two countries come amid heightened tensions with Iran following attack on Saudi oil facilities.

Top Saudi official holds talks with US state, defence secretaries

Turkey-Syria border

Dismay in Europe at Trump's Syria policy

EU leaders to face questions on what's next for foreign fighters detained in Syria and their loyalty to Kurdish forces.

Trump's Syria policy dismays Europe as Turkey launches campaign