U.S. House committees release first transcripts of closed-door Trump impeachment testimony
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. House of Representatives committees conducting an impeachment probe of President Donald Trump released the first transcripts of one of their closed-door witness interviews on Monday. The transcripts were of interviews with former U.S
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. House of Representatives committees conducting an impeachment probe of President Donald Trump released the first transcripts of one of their closed-door witness interviews on Monday.
The transcripts were of interviews with former U.S. Ambassador Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch and Michael McKinley, a former senior advisor to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.
(Reporting by Patricia Zengerle, Editing by Franklin Paul)
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