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# impeachment - Friday 11 October, 2019

'Lock him up!': Trump hits out at Bidens and defends decision to withdraw from Syria

The US President is seeking to use an impeachment probe against him as a weapon on the campaign trail.

# impeachment - Wednesday 9 October, 2019

White House says it will not co-operate with impeachment probe

Lawyers for Trump sent a letter to House leaders bluntly stating their refusal to take part.

# impeachment - Saturday 5 October, 2019

Impeachment probe reaches into White House with new subpoena

The US president warned House Democrats that they would suffer at the polls as the probe gathered pace.

# impeachment - Friday 4 October, 2019

Trump openly calls on Ukraine - and China - to investigate the Bidens

Ukraine’s Prosecutor General said his office is reviewing a number of cases related to an energy firm linked to Joe Biden’s son Hunter.

# impeachment - Thursday 3 October, 2019

The Explainer: How does a US president get impeached?

Donald Trump is the fourth president to face impeachment proceedings – so what happens now?

Trump says Democrats wasting time on 'bulls**t' as impeachment gathers pace

Trump sent a series of angry tweets after Democrats vowed to summons the White House to produce documents this week.

# impeachment - Wednesday 2 October, 2019

Donald Trump denounces impeachment inquiry as a 'coup'

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo vowed to prevent or delay five State Department officials from testifying in the investigation.

# impeachment - Monday 30 September, 2019

'I deserve to meet my accuser': Donald Trump offers to meet whistleblower at centre of Ukraine scandal

The US president made the call in a series of tweets last night.

# impeachment - Sunday 29 September, 2019

Details of Donald Trump’s calls with foreign leaders ‘often concealed’

The White House’s handling of Trump’s calls with foreign leaders is at the heart of House Democrats’ impeachment inquiry.

# impeachment - Saturday 28 September, 2019

Quiz: How much do you know about impeachment?

Feeling unimpeachable when it comes to impeachment history?

Timeline: How a phone call by Donald Trump turned into an impeachment inquiry

The impeachment story is complex and fast moving. We’ve broken down the key events.

Trump’s envoy to Ukraine resigns as impeachment gathers pace

The move came as House Democrats took their first concrete steps in the impeachment investigation of Donald Trump.

# impeachment - Friday 27 September, 2019

Mike Pompeo subpoenaed to hand over Ukraine-Trump files in impeachment probe

The heads of three House committees gave Pompeo one week to produce the documents.

'This is a cover up': White House under fire as whistleblower reported to be CIA agent

Trump has accused the whistleblower of “treason”.

# impeachment - Thursday 26 September, 2019

Donald Trump recorded suggesting that whistleblower is involved in 'treason' Impeachment This post contains videos

Donald Trump recorded suggesting that whistleblower is involved in 'treason'

The US President was speaking at an event for US diplomats but a recording has been published by the Los Angeles Times.

Larry Donnelly: Removing Trump from office is still a remote possibility

How one sees the state of play depends, as ever, on which side of the aisle he is on, writes Larry Donnelly.

US lawmakers see 'troubling' whistleblower complaint that led to calls for Trump's impeachment

Acting director of national intelligence Joseph McGuire is to testify on Capitol Hill later today.

# impeachment - Wednesday 25 September, 2019

Trump asked Ukraine leader to investigate Joe Biden, White House transcript shows

An impeachment inquiry of Donald Trump was launched by Democrats yesterday.

Here's why a phone call between Trump and the Ukrainian president has led to impeachment proceedings

An impeachment inquiry of Donald Trump has been launched by Democrats.

'Another Dem-media frame-up': Republicans round on Democrats over impeachment inquiry

US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced a formal impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump yesterday.

# impeachment - Tuesday 24 September, 2019

Explainer: How does impeachment work and what are the chances of Trump being removed?

No president has ever been removed from office by impeachment.

# impeachment - Monday 9 September, 2019

'No one is above the law': US House steps up Trump impeachment probe

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has made clear she believes the party needs to focus on defeating Trump in the 2020 election.

# impeachment - Wednesday 7 August, 2019

Monica Lewinsky producing latest American Crime Story series on Bill Clinton's impeachment

Earlier editions of American Crime Story focused on the cases of OJ Simpson and the murder of Gianni Versace.

# impeachment - Thursday 25 July, 2019

'Three years of embarrassment and a waste of time': Trump gloats after Mueller testimony

Robert Mueller told Congress he had not exonerated the US president of obstruction allegations, but again declined to accuse him of a crime.

# impeachment - Monday 15 July, 2019

Poll: Would you like to see Donald Trump impeached? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Would you like to see Donald Trump impeached?

Trump was called “racist” and “xenophobic” after telling progressive Democratic congresswomen to “go back” where they came from.

# impeachment - Sunday 21 April, 2019

'Best course for the country': Democrats to decide on Trump impeachment 'within weeks'

The Mueller report cited 10 episodes of potential obstruction involving President Donald Trump.

# impeachment - Friday 24 August, 2018

Trump - 'Impeach me and watch the economy crash'

The embattled US president’s outbursts prompted a rare retort from his out-of-favour Attorney General Jeff Sessions last night.

# impeachment - Thursday 23 August, 2018

Trump warns that US economy would implode if he's impeached

“You would see — you would see numbers that you wouldn’t believe in reverse,” he said.

# impeachment - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Jubilant scenes as Robert Mugabe resigns as president of Zimbabwe

The news comes in the wake of an debate in the country’s parliament regarding the impeachment of the 93-year-old ruler.

'They will start impeaching him': Process to oust Robert Mugabe begins

The 93-year-old leader’s own party Zanu-PF has begun the process to impeach its former leader.

# impeachment - Friday 27 October, 2017

UCD students vote to impeach Students' Union president Katie Ascough

Ascough’s impeachment was voted for by 4,540 students (69%), with 2,032 (31%) voting against.

# impeachment - Thursday 12 October, 2017

'Bullying tactics to try to discard a democratically elected president' - UCDSU head writes open letter to students

A referendum against Katie Ascough was announced yesterday.

# impeachment - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

UCD referendum to be held for impeachment of Students' Union president Katie Ascough

Last month, Ascough pulled abortion information from a fresher’s magazine.

# impeachment - Monday 17 April, 2017

South Korea's ex-president accused of €5.7 million bribe and 'leaking state secrets'

Park Geun-Hye, detained at a centre near Seoul, was officially charged today.

# impeachment - Friday 10 March, 2017

South Korean leader Park Geun-hye removed from office after historic court ruling

Park’s removal from office means that a new President must be elected by May.

# impeachment - Friday 9 December, 2016

South Korea impeaches its president over corruption scandal

There had been massive street protests over the scandal.

# impeachment - Thursday 12 May, 2016

It's happening - Brazil is finally set to launch an impeachment against its president

Dilma Rousseff’s tenure as president has been beset by scandal and allegations of corruption

# impeachment - Monday 18 April, 2016

Brazil in crisis after vote to impeach president

President Dilma Rousseff has been dogged by controversy in recent times.

# impeachment - Wednesday 30 October, 2013

TCD Students' Union president faces impeachment as students go to the polls

The vote was called after Tom Lenihan, son of late former Finance Minister Brian Lenihan, admitted to cheating in a exam shortly before he took on the role of SU President.

# impeachment - Sunday 29 July, 2012

Romanians vote on whether to impeach president

It will be the second time in five years that Traian Basescu faces the possibility of impeachment.