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Public impeachment hearings begin with diplomats Taylor, Kent

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The impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump moves into the open realm Wednesday as the proceedings go public with testimony from two top U.S....
U.S. President Donald Trump waves upon his arrival at the White House from Philadelphia, in Washington D.C., the United States, on Jan. 26, 2017. U.S. President Donald Trump wants a 20-percent border tax on all imports from Mexico, said White House spokesman Sean Spicer on Thursday. (Xinhua/Yin Bogu)

White House prepared for impeachment, as inquiry moves fast

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The White House on Friday said it is "prepared for an impeachment to happen," as top House Democrats were suggesting an inquiry into President...

U.S. House to decide on impeachment request methods

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U.S. House is expected to vote on Thursday on the impeachment inquiry procedures as House Democrats move closer to a public phase of the...
Nancy Pelosi

U.S. House Speaker Impeachment Rumours Debunked

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U.S. Speaker of the House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi dismissed speculations that the Democratic Party seeks impeachment, local press reported Monday. "Impeachment is so divisive...
Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo

CDG-GH Calls On Prez Akufo-Addo To Resign To Avoid Impeachment

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The Caucus for Democratic Governance – Ghana (CDG-GH), the mouth piece of the voiceless and the deprived in society, is calling on the President...
Charlotte-Osei

Impeachment Of EC Boss Is A Political Witch Hunt – CDG

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Anti-government pressure group, the Coalition of Democratic Governance (CDG), says the ongoing process seeking the impeachment of the Chair of the Electoral Commission, Ghana...
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Who is behind Ndi-Imo bewitchment?

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On Tuesday, the 31st of October, in the year 2017, I was caught off board having gotten into a beer parlour chilling with one...

Park impeachment could further cloud ties

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A protester cheers after the Republic of Korea parliament's vote to impeach President Park Geun-hye on Friday. Crowds gathered outside the National Assembly in...
Protesters attend a rally calling for the resignation of South Korean President Park Geun-hye in Seoul, South Korea, on Nov. 19, 2016. Almost one million South Koreans marched on Saturday night to demand the resignation of President Park Geun-hye over her biggest political scandal since she took office in February 2013. (Xinhua/Yao Qilin)

South Korean parliament picks Friday hear impeachment vote

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South Korean President Park Geun-hye may have less than 24 hours left to her presidency as the country's National Assembly scheduled an impeachment vote...

South Korean lawmakers propose president impeachment bill

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South Korean President Park Geun-hye addresses the nation at the presidential Blue House in Seoul, South Korea, Nov. 29, 2016. South Korean President Park...

S.Korean opposition parties agree to vote on impeachment of president

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Three main opposition parties of South Korea have agreed to vote on a bill to impeach embattled President Park Geun-hye next Friday, after handing...
Protesters attend a rally calling for the resignation of South Korean President Park Geun-hye in Seoul, South Korea, on Nov. 19, 2016. Almost one million South Koreans marched on Saturday night to demand the resignation of President Park Geun-hye over her biggest political scandal since she took office in February 2013. (Xinhua/Yao Qilin)

S.Korean opposition parties agree to vote on impeachment of president next week

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Floor leaders of the biggest opposition Minjoo Party, minor oppositions People's Party and the Justice Party met to discuss a way to let President...
Protesters attend a rally calling for the resignation of South Korean President Park Geun-hye in Seoul, South Korea, on Nov. 19, 2016. Almost one million South Koreans marched on Saturday night to demand the resignation of President Park Geun-hye over her biggest political scandal since she took office in February 2013. (Xinhua/Yao Qilin)

S.Korean opposition parties discuss impeachment of president after prosecutors’ announcement

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Presidential hopefuls and senior lawmakers from three major opposition parties, including the biggest opposition Minjoo Party and minors People's Party and Justice Party, held...

Ghana’s Parliament Looks At An Impeachment Nod

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Parliament will today consider the motion by the minority members of the House, aimed at investigating President John Mahama for accepting a car...
Dilma Rousseff (Xinhua file pic)

Dilma Rousseff, Former President of Brazil

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Dilma Rousseff, once Brazil's first female president, was stripped of her presidency by the Senate on Wednesday morning, with 61 votes supporting and 20...
Alban S.K Bagbin

Parliament recall is not to impeach Mahama – Majority

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Rather, the recall is for the House to consider a motion filed by the Minority, through its leader Mr Osei Kyei- Mensah Bonsu, seeking...
Suspended Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff attends a Senate impeachment trial in Brasilia, Brazil, Aug. 29, 2016. Brazilian leader Dilma Rousseff, twice elected president as the candidate of a left-leaning alliance led by the Workers' Party (PT), will undergo one of the most critical moments of her political career. (Xinhua/Li Ming)

Brazil’s Rousseff denounce impeachment hearing as a coup

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In a 45-minute address to senators who will decide her fate starting Tuesday, Rousseff denied the charges of being "criminally responsible" for alleged fiscal...
Congress people take part in the Brazilian Senate's session, during which the final stage of the impeachment process against suspended Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff is started, in Brasilia, Brazil, on Aug. 25, 2016. [Xinhua]

Brazil: Impeachment trial of Rousseff commences

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Rousseff was accused of seeking to hide public budget deficits through fiscal irregularities, such as delaying loan payments to public banks and ordering additional...
AFP / Evaristo Sao Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff is accused of breaking budgetary laws by taking loans to boost public spending and mask the sinking state of the economy

Brazil’s Senate Launches Pivotal Debate On Roussef’s Impeachment

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Even allies of Rousseff, 68, said she had no chance of surviving the vote, expected later in the day after a marathon session. Rousseff is...
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Brazil’s Lower House arraignment hitch incites Rousseff friends and rivals

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An unexpected reversal of a prior lower house vote on the impeachment process against Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff on Monday excited her friends and...
AFP/File / Evaristo Sa The impeachment case against Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff rests on accusations in Congress that she illegally manipulated government budget accounts

Brazil’s corruption crisis weakened President Dilma Rousseff

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The probe into a vast corruption network centered on state oil giant Petrobras has already sucked in dozens of figures from the country's political...
BRASILIA, April 18, 2016 (Xinhua) -- Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff makes a statement at the Planalto Palace in Brasilia, Brazil, on April 18, 2016. The Brazilian Chamber of Deputies, or the lower house of parliament, voted in favor of impeaching President Dilma Rousseff on Sunday. (Xinhua/AGENCIA ESTADO)

Brazil’s Chamber Of Deputies To Be Shut Down

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Calheiros, also a member of the Brazilian Democratic Movement Party (PMDB) like Cunha, said that the paralysis in the Chamber would worsen Brazil's economic...
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Brazil lower house gives approval for Rousseff’s impeachment

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The 367-146 vote surpassed the two-thirds majority needed to hand the impeachment to the Senate, which will open a formal impeachment trial against Rousseff...
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff will stand for re-election in October

Those Pursuing My Impeachment Want To Protect Corruption – Rousseff

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Writing in Folha de Sao Paulo, she said this was an attempted coup to replace the legitimate government. Several lawmakers supporting her impeachment face corruption...
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff will stand for re-election in October

April 12 world news summary at 0030 GMT

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The commission voted 38 to 27 to support the impeachment, setting the tone for the full lower house to vote on Sunday whether Rousseff...
BRASILIA, April 12, 2016 (Xinhua) -- Brazilian Vice President Michel Temer (R) talks with the media in the building attached to the Plenalto Palace in Brasilia, Brazil, on April 11, 2016. An audio recording with the assay speech of Brazilian Vice President Michel Temer, facing with the impeachment of Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff, was released on Monday by leaders of his party, the Brazilian Democratic Movement party (PMDB, for its acronym in Spanish). The audio, about 15 minutes, apparently was sent by mistake to the PMDB legislators and reported by several Brazilian newspapers through their websites. (Xinhua/AGENCIA ESTADO)

Officials Gag Brazilian Veep Over Leaked Audio Message

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Temer rehearsed a speech to the nation, making it appear as if Temer believed the impeachment of Rousseff a foregone conclusion. Temer said that the...

Brazil: Rousseff’s Impeachment Endorsed

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The 65-member Special Impeachment Committee of the Chamber of Deputies voted 38-27 in favor of an impeachment, paving the way for the full chamber...
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff will stand for re-election in October

Brazilians Anticipate Rousseff’s Impeachment Vote Results

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The 65-member committee will decide whether to recommend impeachment over allegations she manipulated government accounts to hide a growing deficit. Police in Brazil are preparing...
President Jacob Zuma

SA National Assembly Vote Against Zuma’s Impeachment

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South Africa's National Assembly voted against ousting Zuma, by a vote of 233 to 143. The action could have forced Zuma from office, despite...
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff will stand for re-election in October

Brazil: PMDB Backs Out From Coalition As Rousseff Faces Possible Impeachment

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The PMDB's departure is being widely regarded by mainstream Brazilian media as a critical step towards the impeachment of Rousseff, in the latest chapter...