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President Trump becomes third president in history to be impeached

Donald Trump has become only the third president in American history to be impeached by the House of Representatives after an incredibly dramatic night. Lawmakers in the lower house of Congress, currently controlled by opposition Democrats, voted to approve two articles of impeachment. The first article, which charged Mr Trump of abuse of power passed with 230 votes to 197. A...

Trump says he’s called off secret peace talks with Taliban

US President Donald Trump late Saturday announced he had cancelled a secret meeting at Camp David, his official retreat in Maryland, with Taliban leaders and the President of Afghanistan Ashraf Ghani besides calling off peace talks between the US and the Taliban that had appeared to be nearing an agreement. “Unbeknownst to almost everyone, the major Taliban leaders and, separately,...