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Iran is doubling down in calling allegations that it shot down Flight 752 a ‘big lie,’ accusing the US of carrying out a ‘psychological operation’ to discredit its story

Iran is doubling down in denying that the plane crash that killed 176 people on Wednesday could have been caused by one of its missiles. A government representative called the idea a “big lie” it described as a “psychological operation of the US government.” Both and US and Canada say […]
Iran is doubling down in calling allegations that it shot down Flight 752 a ‘big lie,’ accusing the US of carrying out a ‘psychological operation’ to discredit its story
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Trump’s top Russia official quit the day before his impeachment testimony, and he is looking like the most damaging witness yet

Tim Morrison, a senior White House director on Europe and Russia, announced his resignation Wednesday, the day before he’s scheduled to testify in impeachment hearings. Morrison is already part of the impeachment narrative: Last week, the acting US ambassador to Ukraine, Bill Taylor, described conversations with Morrison that helped convince […]
Trump’s top Russia official quit the day before his impeachment testimony, and he is looking like the most damaging witness yet
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Trump’s false theory that whistleblower requirements changed just before the complaint over his Ukraine call got shut down by the intelligence watchdog

The US intelligence community’s watchdog rejected a theory floated by President Donald Trump that the whistleblower process was changed just before an explosive complaint about him. The complaint alleged that Trump pressured Ukraine’s president to investigate Joe Biden in a phone call. It is largely based on the whistleblower’s sources. […]
Trump’s false theory that whistleblower requirements changed just before the complaint over his Ukraine call got shut down by the intelligence watchdog
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The White House reportedly tried to conceal transcripts of Trump’s calls with other world leaders, including Russia’s Putin and Saudi Arabia’s Mohammad bin Salman

The White House tried to conceal the contents of phone calls between Trump and other world leaders, including Russia’s Putin and Saudi Arabia’s Mohammad bin Salman, CNN and The New York Times reported. Trump is currently under fire a call asking Ukraine to investigate an election rival and allegations that […]
The White House reportedly tried to conceal transcripts of Trump’s calls with other world leaders, including Russia’s Putin and Saudi Arabia’s Mohammad bin Salman
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About 300 former national security officials and ex-White House staff sign open letter accusing Trump of possible ‘unconscionable abuse of power’ over Ukraine call

About 300 former national security officials, White House staffers, and other ex-officials signed a letter describing President Donald Trump’s actions in a call with Ukraine as possibly constituting “an unconscionable abuse of power.” They said Trump, in a call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, “appears to have leveraged the authority […]
About 300 former national security officials and ex-White House staff sign open letter accusing Trump of possible ‘unconscionable abuse of power’ over Ukraine call