Ukraine

Ukraine tightens restrictions to fight coronavirus spread

Ukraine tightens restrictions to fight coronavirus spread

Published 03/04/2020

KIEV (Reuters) - Ukraine’s government on Friday imposed a series of new restrictions designed to prevent the coronavirus outbreak spreading widely but said it hoped [more…]

Trump considering full pardon for ex-adviser Michael Flynn

Trump considering full pardon for ex-adviser Michael Flynn

Published 15/03/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday he is considering a full pardon for his former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, who [more…]

Who needs an Oscar? I’m popular in U.S. now, jokes Ukrainian leader

Who needs an Oscar? I’m popular in U.S. now, jokes Ukrainian leader

Published 15/02/2020

MUNICH (Reuters) - Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy, a former comic actor, joked on Saturday that after dreaming of Oscars and popularity in the United States, [more…]

Trump slashes foreign aid, cuts safety net programs in new budget proposal

Trump slashes foreign aid, cuts safety net programs in new budget proposal

Published 10/02/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump will propose on Monday a 21% cut in foreign aid and slashes to social safety-net programs in his [more…]

Exclusive: Trump proposes 21% cut in U.S. foreign aid in budget proposal – officials

Exclusive: Trump proposes 21% cut in U.S. foreign aid in budget proposal – officials

Published 09/02/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump will propose cutting billions of dollars in U.S. foreign aid in his fiscal 2021 budget while seeking an increase [more…]

Trump told Bolton he wanted to hold Ukraine aid pending help on Biden probe: NYTimes

Trump told Bolton he wanted to hold Ukraine aid pending help on Biden probe: NYTimes

Published 27/01/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump told his then-national security adviser in August that he wanted to continue freezing $391 million in security aid to [more…]

U.S. House Judiciary head Nadler to miss some impeachment proceedings after wife’s cancer diagnosis

U.S. House Judiciary head Nadler to miss some impeachment proceedings after wife’s cancer diagnosis

Published 26/01/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Jerrold Nadler, one of the U.S. House lawmakers leading efforts to remove President Donald Trump from office said on Sunday he would [more…]

U.S. House files brief laying out impeachment case against Trump

U.S. House files brief laying out impeachment case against Trump

Published 20/01/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. lawmakers managing the impeachment case against Donald Trump filed a brief on Saturday laying out their arguments supporting charges of [more…]

Trump impeachment: What happens next?

Trump impeachment: What happens next?

Published 19/01/2020

(Reuters) - The White House on Friday named members of President Trump’s defense team for his impeachment trial, which will begin in earnest next week. [more…]

Pelosi says Republicans will pay price for denying impeachment witnesses

Pelosi says Republicans will pay price for denying impeachment witnesses

Published 12/01/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said House Democrats will determine on Tuesday when to send formal impeachment charges against President Donald Trump [more…]