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Diplomats pushed Ukraine to investigate, dangled Trump visit

Top U.S. diplomats encouraged Ukraine's newly elected president to conduct an investigation linked to Joe Biden's family in return for a high-profile visit to Washington with President Donald Trump. It soon escalated into what one feared was a "crazy" swap that risked vital U.S. military aid.

Trump appointed Special Envoy for the Belgrade-Pristina negotiations

The White House had announced Grenell's appointment to this post. His nomination for that position has to be confirmed by the Senate, according to the Voice of America. According to the Washington Times, Grenell should perform both functions: "He will remain in that role while he leads the U.S. in helping Serbia and Kosovo settle longstanding tensions".

Elena Poptodorova: The Trump Impeachment Procedure Will Go Intensely

Former Ambassador of the Republic of Bulgaria to the United States and Vice President of the Atlantic Treaty Association, Elena Poptodora, commented on the launch of President Trump's impeachment procedure at BNT's studio. Poptodorva explained that the problem was rooted in the fact that he had tried to involve a foreign country in a domestic political issue.

Hillary Clinton Described Trump as "a Real Threat to American Democracy"

Former United States Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has made sharp comments against US President Donald Trump.

She received an award for overall contribution from the National Abortion Association, addressing President Trump in the second part of her speech in connection with the scandal surrounding the conversation between the US President and his Ukrainian counterpart.

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