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South Korea's Park Pleads Not Guilty in First Hearing

On March 30, Park was arrested after the Seoul Central District Court issued a warrant for her arrest over corruption accusations, involving 13 different cases of bribery , coercion and abuse of power. Ms Choi is accused of using her connections with the president to pressure some of the country's biggest companies to give money to a foundation she established in exchange for favourable treatment from the government.


FBI misses deadline to turn over Comey memos on Trump

FBI misses deadline to turn over Comey memos on Trump

Democrat senators then raised questions about his communications with the Kremlin, during the investigation into the Trump campaign's alleged ties to Russian Federation. " The Fifth Amendment right not to provide materials or documents is limited", Schiff said at a breakfast hosted by The Christian Science Monitor in Washington .



Senate panel narrows Flynn document request

A majority of Americans believe that President Donald Trump fired FBI Director James Comey to deter that agency from investigating Trump's ties to Russian Federation, according to a new poll released Wednesday. One memo reportedly shows Mr Trump pressuring Mr Comey to shut down the bureau's investigation into Mr Flynn's Russian Federation ties. The statement from attorney Jamie Gorelick was issued amid reports that the FBI was investigating meetings Kushner had in December with ...



Philippines deploys helicopters in battle to retake city from Islamist rebels

According to the Mail Online , members of the militant so-called Maute group murdered the nine individuals by a check-point in Marawi City after they were identified as Christians. "It is hard to root out because they are from there", he said. In response to the violence, President Rodrigo Duterte returned from a trip to Russian Federation and declared martial law on the island of Mindanao on Tuesday.


Senate Intelligence Committee Subpoenas Mike Flynn's Businesses

Senate Intelligence Committee Subpoenas Mike Flynn's Businesses

With regard to former CIA Director John Brennan's shocking testimony Tuesday morning that he confronted a Russian counterpart about election meddling last summer, Warner said the committee is now looking into it. We would like to hear from Gen. Flynn. Mr Bortnikov twice denied Russia had interfered with the election but said he would carry Mr Brennan's message to Russian President Vladimir Putin .