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Trump attacked Marie Yovanovitch as she testified about learning she was fired while honoring an assassinated corruption activist

29 days ago   |   By Business Insider

President Donald Trump tweeted out attacks on the service of former US ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch as she testified in an open hearing as part of the impeachment inquiry into Trump.
Yovanovitch, a veteran diplomat who worked in the US Foreign Service for over three decades, served as the US ambassador to Ukraine from 2016 to May of 2019 until she says she was pushed out by Trump.
"Everywhere Marie Yovanovitch went turned bad. She started off in Somalia, how did that go? Then fast forward to Ukraine, where the new Ukrainian President spoke unfavorably about her in my second...
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Who Is Marie Yovanovitch? Former Ambassador Testifies Today

Who Is Marie Yovanovitch? Former Ambassador Testifies Today

29 days ago   |   By NY Times

The ousted ambassador to Ukraine is expected to recount how she became the target of a smear campaign by President Trump's personal lawyer and the right-wing media.
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Read: Chairman Adam Schiff's opening statement at today's impeachment hearings

Read: Chairman Adam Schiff's opening statement at today's impeachment hearings

29 days ago   |   By Politico

Read House Intelligence Chairman Adam Schiff's prepared opening remarks below. In April 2019 the United States Ambassador to Ukraine, Marie Yovanovitch - was in Kyiv when she was called by a senior State Department official and told to get on the next plane back to Washington. Upon her return to DC, she was informed by her superiors that although she had done nothing wrong, she could no longer serve as Ambassador to Ukraine because she did not have the confidence of the President. It was a stunning turn of events for this highly regarded career diplomat, who had been doing such a...
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Marie Yovanovitch, ambassador ousted in Giuliani Ukraine smear campaign, testifies at impeachment hearing

29 days ago   |   By NY Daily News

Hell hath no fury like an ambassador ousted in a smear campaign run by Rudy Giuliani. Marie Yovanovitch, the fired U.S. envoy to Ukraine, wpre a bright red overcoat as she strode up the steps of the Capitol to testify in public to the impeachment hearing Friday about the shadow diplomacy campaign...
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Impeachment Hearing Today: Marie Yovanovitch, fired ambassador to Ukraine, to testify

29 days ago   |   By ABC

The House will hear from a singular witness Friday in the Trump impeachment hearings: Marie Yovanovitch, the former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine.
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Impeachment Hearing Today: Marie Yovanovitch, fired ambassador to Ukraine, to testify

29 days ago   |   By ABC

An ambassador, her firing and a pair of fixers.
Those details stand at the center of Marie Yovanovitch's story, a personal ordeal she'll describe to Americans and the world Friday as part of the Democrat-driven impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump.
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Democratic Rep. Jeff Van Drew Considers Switching Parties Over Impeachment

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Trump Attends Army-Navy Game, Delivers Big News

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