• Afghanistan December 30, 2019 5:06 am

    Taliban Council Agrees to Ceasefire in Afghanistan

    The Taliban say the ruling council has agreed to a temporary cease-fire nationwide, without saying when it would begin. It provides a window during which a peace agreement with the United States could be signed. A peace deal would allow Washington to bring home its troops from Afghanistan and end its 18-year military engagement there, America’s longest. The U.S. wants...

  • Donald Trump November 14, 2019 3:11 pm

    Next Up in Impeachment Hearings: A Parade of Key Witnesses

    Several more witnesses scheduled to testify in the House impeachment hearings over the next week are expected to say they too worried about President Donald Trump’s push for Ukraine to investigate Democrats as the U.S. withheld military aid from the country.

  • Donald Trump October 11, 2019 2:00 pm

    Florida Men Tied to Giuliani, Ukraine Probe Arrested

    Two associates of President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer Rudy Guiliani, involved in his efforts in Ukraine, were arrested Wednesday on charges of campaign finance violations. Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman were arrested at Dulles International Airport Wednesday evening while attempting to leave the country with one-way tickets. NBC’s Alice Barr reports.

  • Donald Trump October 13, 2019 3:57 pm

    Former Envoy Defies Trump, Testifies He 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’s dealings with Ukraine that there was a “concerted campaign” against her based on “unfounded...

  • Donald Trump October 11, 2019 1:22 am

    House Democrats Subpoena Energy Secretary Rick Perry

    House Democrats subpoenaed Energy Secretary Rick Perry on Thursday as part of their impeachment investigation into President Donald Trump’s dealings with Ukraine. The chairmen of the House Intelligence, Foreign Affairs and Oversight committees sent Perry a subpoena asking him to provide documents related to a Ukrainian state-owned energy company as well as his involvement in a July call between Trump...

  • Donald Trump May 4, 2017 12:11 am

    Tillerson: ‘America First' Means Separating US Policy, Values

    Translating “America First” into diplomatic policy, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Wednesday declared the United States would no longer condition its foreign relationships on countries adopting U.S. values like human rights. He spoke to a State Department eager for answers about changing priorities and a sweeping, impending overhaul. Tillerson did not provide employees any details about the 2,300 jobs...

  • spokesman April 2, 2015 12:43 am

    Diplomat's Teen Son Charged in Shootout Wasn't Involved, Dad Says

    A Canadian diplomat’s 15-year-old son — already charged with murder in a deadly shootout with drug dealers police say he and his brother were trying to rob — now faces new charges, after police say he threatened to kill a detective while in custody.

  • spokesman April 1, 2015 1:13 pm

    Canadian Diplomat's Son Arrested After Brother Killed in Miami Drug Deal Shootout: Report

    The 15-year-old son of a prominent Canadian diplomat working in Miami has been arrested after he was involved in a drug deal that ended with his older brother and another teen dead, police said.

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