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Trump impeachment: House unveils formal charges

Trump impeachment: House unveils formal charges
Tuesday 10
14:20 2019

Image copyright AFP Image caption Jerry Nadler announces the articles of impeachment The US House Judiciary Committee has unveiled formal charges against President Donald Trump, a key move in the impeachment process against him. The first article revealed by committee chief Jerry Nadler accuses Mr Trump of abuse of power and the second accuses him of obstructing Congress. The president is accused of withholding aid to Ukraine for domestic political reasons. He insists he has done "nothing wrong" and dismissed the process as "madness". If the House of Representatives Judiciary Committee votes to approve the articles later this week, they ...

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Summary: The move is a key step towards a full vote in the US House of Representatives.

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