Ukrainian President Zelensky rejects Trump’s claim in CNN interview

In a CNN interview, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky strongly rejected US President Donald Trump’s claim that Ukraine is corrupt. He also said he is ready for another phone call with Trump and open to visiting the White House. Zelensky spoke wtih CNN’s Christiane Amanpour at the Munich Security Conference in his first one-on-one interview since … Read more Ukrainian President Zelensky rejects Trump’s claim in CNN interview

Senate votes to curb Trump’s Iran war-making ability

8 Republican senators crossed the aisle to vote with Democrats to pass legislation to limit President Trump’s ability to wage war against Iran. The measure would mean Trump could only engage in hostilities with Iran with the approval of Congress. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news … Read more Senate votes to curb Trump’s Iran war-making ability

Airbus speaks to France 24 about record sales, financial losses

Airbus sold a record-breaking number of planes in 2019, and its biggest rival, Boeing, is mired in a series of safety scandals. So why did it report €1.3bn in losses last year? CEO Guillaume Faury and CFO Dominik Asam speak to France 24 about the figures and the challenges ahead. Also in the show – Huawei faces … Read more Airbus speaks to France 24 about record sales, financial losses

WATCH LIVE: HHS secretary testifies on coronavirus, Trump’s budget proposal cuts to health care

Secretary of Heath and Human Services Alex Azar testifies before the Senate Finance Committee on President Trump’s 2021 budget request and the U.S. response to the coronavirus outbreak. The 2021 budget request delivered to Congress includes a nearly 10 percent cut to Health and Human Services and a 26 percent cut to the Environmental Protection … Read more WATCH LIVE: HHS secretary testifies on coronavirus, Trump’s budget proposal cuts to health care

US Senate debates restricting Trump’s Iran war powers

US senators are voting today on a resolution only allowing President Trump to use force on Iran if Congress approves. The vote comes a few weeks after US-Iran tensions sharply escalated with the death of Iranian general Qasem Soleimani in a US drone strike. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: … Read more US Senate debates restricting Trump’s Iran war powers

Mobile World Congress cancelled due to Coronavirus fears

The Coronavirus, or Covid-19 is hitting economies near and far. The world’s largest telecommunications event, the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, has been cancelled after several big-name companies pulled out due to Coronavirus fears. The cancellation will have a massive impact on the local economy, as it usually brings 100,000 people to the city. Subscribe … Read more Mobile World Congress cancelled due to Coronavirus fears

DOJ Roger Stone move an ‘abomination of the rule of law’: Critics

US Attorney-General William Barr has agreed to testify before the House Judiciary Committee to answer questions about President Donald Trump’s close ally Roger Stone. Stone, a veteran political consultant, was sentenced to seven to nine years in prison for lying to Congress over an investigation into whether Trump’s 2016 election campaign had colluded with Russia. … Read more DOJ Roger Stone move an ‘abomination of the rule of law’: Critics

CNN fact-checks false claims Trump made defending Roger Stone

President Donald Trump made a series of false and misleading claims as he lashed out against the government’s handling of the legal case involving Roger Stone, his longtime adviser, who was convicted of lying to Congress, witness tampering and obstructing a congressional investigation. CNN’s Daniel Dale fact-checks the President’s tweets and public remarks. #CNN #News

‘It’s a disgrace’: Donald Trump unhappy with Roger Stone prosecution

Donald Trump expressed disapproval of sentencing recommendation for political operative and Trump loyalist Roger Stone, which was overruled and slashed by Donald Trump’s justice department leading four prosecution lawyers to quit. Trump denied speaking to the justice department about the case but claimed that he would have “the absolute right” to do so. Stone, 67, was … Read more ‘It’s a disgrace’: Donald Trump unhappy with Roger Stone prosecution

US: Prosecutors quit case after DOJ reversal on Stone prison time

All four prosecutors investigating a close ally of President Donald Trump withdrew from the case after the US Justice Department overruled their sentencing recommendation. Roger Stone was convicted on seven counts of lying to the US Congress, obstruction and witness tampering. Al Jazeera’s Gabriel Elizondo reports from Washington, DC. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe … Read more US: Prosecutors quit case after DOJ reversal on Stone prison time