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Meet the Army officer who sounded the alarm over Trump’s Ukraine call
Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, who works at the White House National Security Council, said he listened in on the call between President Donald Trump and Ukraine's president and was so disturbed that he reported his concerns to the NSC's legal counsel
Here’s why the Pentagon may not comply with the Trump impeachment inquiry
Ultimately, the White House's general counsel will decide whether documents that House Democrats want are protected by executive privilege.
White House acknowledges Trump’s withholding of Ukraine military aid came with strings attached
Mick Mulvaney, acting White House chief of staff, acknowledged in a briefing with reporters that the U.S. aid — already approved by Congress — was held up partly over Trump's concerns about a Democratic National Committee (DNC) computer server alleged to be in Ukraine
A secret Russian assassination squad can reportedly ‘get to anyone’ in Europe. It’s also really sloppy about it
Two current European intelligence officials described the scoop by the New York Times about a unit of Russian military intelligence, commonly called the GRU, tasked with murdering Russia's enemies in Europe and helping sow political and military chaos, as "credible."
A second whistleblower has come forward with ‘first-hand knowledge’ of allegations made in the original complaint
One of the primary ways Trump has called into question the original whistleblower's credibility was by saying they had second-hand information.
Pentagon ordered to hand over documents related to delayed military aid to Ukraine
"My understanding is that this is a fairly standard practice."
Trump just called on China to investigate the Bidens
The plea comes as Trump faces an impeachment inquiry for making a similar request of Ukraine in July
US agrees to sell $39 million worth of Javelin anti-tank missiles to Ukraine
Ukraine has agreed to buy 150 Javelin anti-tank missiles, in a deal worth $39 million, a U.S. congressional aide said on Tuesday.
The Pentagon is doing its damnedest to avoid being dragged into the Ukraine mess
Vice President Mike Pence said a $250 million security assistance package to Ukraine was withheld due to fears of corruption, even though a top DoD official had certified that Ukraine had taken "substantial actions" to tackle corruption.
House committees subpoena Pompeo for Ukraine documents
Three Democratic-led House of Representatives Committees issued subpoenas on Friday for Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, seeking to compel him to hand over documents concerning contact with the Ukrainian government
A letter from the Pentagon appears to conflict with Trump’s assessment that Ukraine wasn’t doing enough to fight corruption
A letter from a top Pentagon official appeared to undercut President Donald Trump's assertion that Ukraine was not doing enough to rectify what he perceived to be a rampant case of corruption in the country, according to documents obtained by NPR.
Critics blast New York Times for outing whistleblower as CIA officer and giving clues to his identity
A New York Times report published on Thursday outed the anonymous intelligence community whistleblower as a CIA officer and provided clues to his identity that likely make it easier for The White House to identify him.
Read the unclassified whistleblower complaint claiming Trump sought Ukraine’s interference in the 2020 election
A report by a U.S. whistleblower released on Thursday alleged that President Donald Trump used his office to solicit Ukraine's interference in the 2020 election, risking U.S. national security
Explain it like I’m (an E)5: the Ukrainian corruption scandal that ensnared the Trump administration
Ukrainian prosecutors say Trump's version of the story just doesn't sound right.
Read the declassified White House call record between Trump and Ukraine’s president
This call and other events prompted a whistleblower complaint of "urgent concern" to be filed with the intelligence community inspector general in August.
Trump confirms he withheld military aid before talking to Ukraine’s president
WASHINGTON/UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – President Donald Trump confirmed on Tuesday he had withheld U.S. aid to Ukraine, an action at...
Trump says he discussed Biden in call with Ukrainian president
Trump's statement to reporters about his July 25 call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky came as the Democratic leader of a key congressional panel said the pursuit of Trump's impeachment may be the "only remedy" to the situation
Russia and Ukraine swap 35 prisoners in ‘giant step to peace’
While the exchange of 35 prisoners on each side could help rebuild confidence between Moscow and Kiev and allow them to start talking seriously over other issues including a conflict in east Ukraine, full normalization is a long way off.
A Russian destroyer allegedly sailed into the line of fire during multinational shooting drills in the Black Sea
During a U.S. and Ukrainian-led multinational maritime exercise, a Russian destroyer created a "dangerous situation" by sailing into an area restricted for live-fire drills, the Ukrainian Navy said in an statement
3 Russians and a Ukrainian face murder charges in 2014 downing of MH17 over Ukraine
Three Russians and a Ukrainian will face murder charges for the 2014 downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine which killed 298 people, in a trial to start in the Netherlands next March
Ukraine says it captured a Russian military intelligence ‘hit squad’
Ukraine's security service SBU said on Wednesday it had captured a Russian military intelligence hit squad responsible for the attempted murder of a Ukrainian military spy in the run-up to a presidential election on Sunday.
Air Force Flies ‘Extraordinary’ Mission Over Ukraine In Rebuke Of Russian ‘Escalation’
The U.S. military conducted an “extraordinary flight” over Ukraine Thursday to “reaffirm U.S. commitment to Ukraine and other partner nations”...
What History Can Tell Us About The Current Russia-Ukraine Showdown
The Russian confrontation with Ukrainian forces is nothing to sneeze at. As this article points out, the two largest standing...
17 Russian Jets Buzzed A British Destroyer In May In An ‘Unprecedented’ Show Of Force
Footage released as part of a documentary about life aboard a British warship shows an incident in which 17 Russian...
What You Should Know About The Simmering Conflict Between Russia And Ukraine
Editor's Note: This article originally appeared on Radio Free Europe/Radio Free Liberty. KYIV — A dusting of snow and unease...