Throughout the week, three officials testified before Congress in the first round of public impeachment hearings. Behind closed doors on Saturday, Mark Sandy - who works in the Office of Management and Budget - is expected to discuss why the Trump administration made a decision to withhold $400 million of military aid to Ukraine.
This follows allegations the president withheld the military aid to pressure the foreign nation into investigating political opponent Joe Biden and his son Hunter. In the recently released transcripts of closed-door depositions by Fiona Hill and Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Vindman, the two officials testified against President Trump.
Fed chair meets with Trump at the White House
Less than 24 hours after that decision, Trump laid into Powell again, saying people were "VERY disappointed" in him and the Fed. Powell met Trump in February, and in each of the three following months the two had a brief telephone conversation.
Sydney wrapped in unsafe forest fire pollution
Sydney's air quality is now worse than that of notoriously polluted cities such as Bangkok, Shanghai and Chengdu. Poor air quality alerts have been issued and residents are urged to stay inside with windows and doors shut.
"These ambassadors were upset that the president somehow was going around them". He then declined to say whether he had confidence in ambassador Bill Taylor, who replaced Yovanovitch, after he provided damaging testimony against the Trump administration in last week's impeachment hearings.
He later added, "We kept coming out of there, saying, 'Look, we understand there's a policy disagreement, people in the State Department didn't like that the president had a special envoy, [they] didn't like that the European Union investor was going over to Ukraine, they didn't like that Rudy Giuliani was investigating what was happening in Ukraine, but tough".
In addition to Holmes, impeachment investigators will take public testimony this week from Jennifer Williams, an aide to Vice President Mike Pence; Alexander Vindman, a National Security Council official; Kurt Volker, former US special envoy to Ukraine; Tim Morrison, a National Security Council official; Sondland; Laura Cooper, a Pentagon official; David Hale, a State Department official, and Hill.
US negotiator James DeHart said the Americans broke off the talks to give the South Korean side "time to reconsider". Jeong said the United States had not raised the issue of a reduction or withdrawal of its troops.
FT reports the unnamed music streamer may debut next month in India , Indonesia and Brazil before opening in the United States. The TikTok service now has around 1 billion users around the globe, with 80 million downloads in the United States alone.
On Monday, The Australian newspaper reported that the human rights program of cooperation has been suspended in August. Liberal Party MP Andrew Hastie and Senator James Paterson were due to go on a study tour in China next month.
Selon son agent, elle serait décédée "des suites d'une longue maladie", comme l'ont indiqué confrères de TV Mag . Une nouvelle qui a profondément attristé les internautes, qui n'ont pas hésité à poster de nombreux messages.
Romania coach Cosmin Contra confirmed after the game that he would leave his role when his contract expires in December. Romania's Adrian Rus then scored an own goal in the final minute of the first half.
Last month, Brian May ruled out the possibility of Queen playing at Glastonbury , saying, "There are lots of reasons". Sir Paul McCartney will headline the Saturday night of Glastonbury 2020, it has been confirmed.
Mr Obama, who was in office from 2009 to 2017, said "ordinary Americans" didn't want to "completely tear down the system". Obama offered only one clear endorsement, though not exactly the one many Democratic donors in the room wanted to hear.
The newly extended Season 1 hiatus will span until the end of the winter season in New Zealand , where the show is filmed. The show's cast includes "Bandersnatch" star Will Poulter , "Game of Thrones" alum Joseph Mawle and Markella Kavenagh .
That stopped the spread of online videos of the demonstrations and affected the ability of protesters to share information. Being home to the world's fourth-largest crude oil reserves, petrol in Iran is still cheaper than most other countries.
The first season of the Runaways is available on Disney+, so the second and third seasons should eventually be added as well. It is based on the Marvel comics created by the award winning-team of Brian K.
Argentine-Uruguay : une altercation entre Cavani et Messi
Si avec ça on n'a pas le droit à un petit PSG-Barça de derrière les fagots, on ne comprend plus rien au destin dans le football. J'étais en train de demander pourquoi Messi ne prenait pas de carton jaune après une grosse faute, et il m'a dit de me taire.
Blind uni student 'dragged' out of debate
Azamati sat in another seat offered by another member before the staff attempted to remove him. The student was then confronted by a security guard when he tried to return to his seat so Mr.
Chris Lynn creates T10 history: Details here
Another exciting edition of the Indian Premier League ( IPL ) is round the corner and buzz around it has already started. He scored at a strike rate of over 180 in 2017 while backed himself with 491 runs in the next season of the tournament.