Posts tagged as impeach

Seimas moves to impeach Lithuanian MP over links with Russian displomats

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Lithuanian parliamentarians have collected 44 signatures to initiate impeachment proceedings against MP Irina Rozova over her undisclosed ties with Russian diplomats. “There is sufficient reason to conclude that Rozova was probably not open and honest [and] deliberately tried to conceal her ties with representatives of Russia’s diplomatic corps […] from the State Security Department’s officials,” MP Laurynas Kasčiūnas, one of the initiators, told BNS. The motion was signed by Ramūnas…

Will Donald Trump be removed from office?

Thursday, December 19, 2019

The U.S. House of Representatives has voted to impeach President Donald Trump after 10 hours of partisan debate. Trump becomes only the third president, joining Bill Clinton and Andrew Johnson, to be formally impeached by Congress. President Richard Nixon also faced impeachment over the Watergate scandal but resigned before the proceedings could take place. Trump has been impeached over allegations he tried to use military aid to pressure Ukraine’s President…