E. U., Ford, France discussed on All Things Considered


Live from NPR news in Washington I'm Jeanine Herbst house impeachment inquiry into president trump is moving into a new phase appears ones are Johnston reports lawmakers will have the opportunity to question witnesses during public hearings that are set to get under way this week the house on Wednesday will hear from it to diplomats bill Taylor the acting US ambassador to Ukraine and George can't the Deputy Assistant Secretary of state for European and Eurasian affairs their testimony comes as lawmakers continue to investigate whether president trump used military aid as leverage to pressure Ukraine to dig up dirt on a political rival on Friday lawmakers will question former US ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yolanda **** who was abruptly removed from her post earlier this year it's still unclear whether house investigators will subpoena former national security adviser John Bolton who failed to appear for a closed door deposition last week winter Johnston NPR news Washington Mexico says it has granted former Bolivian president evil moralis asylum moralis resigned yesterday after the army asked him to amid growing protests over a disputed election meanwhile the organization of American states plans to hold a special meeting on Bolivia in Washington tomorrow the US has expressed support for moralis his resignation but Venezuela joined with moralis leftist allies calling the resignation accrue international atomic energy agency says Iran is accelerating its enrichment of uranium European countries are now scrambling trying to get a run back into compliance with the twenty fifteen nuclear deal and your special Telamon has more the E. U.'s foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini is joining France Germany and Britain in calling on Iran to stick to the nuclear agreement even if it's increasingly difficult to preserve it we will continue our efforts to have a full implementation of the agreement Mogherini says the Europeans are extremely concerned about Iran's decision to resume low grade uranium enrichment at its underground Ford facility they're calling for a meeting of the dispute resolution mechanism that would include all the signatories of the deal except for the US since the trump administration pulled out and re impose sanctions on Iran Michele Kelemen.

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