17 Jan 2020

Impeachment, investigation and allegation in Washington DC

From Summer Times 2020/2021, 9:05 am on 17 January 2020

The impeachment trial of the US president Donald Trump is underway at the US Senate in Washington DC.

The House impeached Mr Trump last month on charges of abuse of power, obstruction of Congress for pressuring Ukraine to investigate his political rivals and for blocking the House from further investigating the scandal.

We cross to Washington DC for the latest

US lawmakers will vote in coming days on a war powers resolution aimed at putting a check on President Donald Trump's military actions after he ordered the killing of top Iranian general, a senior Democrat said.

US lawmakers will vote in coming days on a war powers resolution aimed at putting a check on President Donald Trump's military actions after he ordered the killing of top Iranian general, a senior Democrat said. Photo: AFP

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