John Lewis, Atlanta, Georgia discussed on Bloomberg Markets

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Brought to national headlines hi Lisa the U. S. launched airstrikes on five bases in Iraq and Syria used by an Iranian backed militia this happened yesterday secretary of state Mike Pompeii accusing the militia of making repeated attacks against coalition troops what we did was take a decisive response that makes clear what president trump has said for months and months and months which is that we will not stand for this lump Republican run to take actions to put American men and women in jeopardy they and defense secretary mark asper flew to Florida to brief president trump on the military action secretary of state Mike Pompeii arriving in Ukraine this week to voice his support but the message may be modeled by Rudy Giuliani's latest visit there and by the pending Senate impeachment trial of president trump Paul pales visit will make him the highest ranking administration official to travel the Ukraine since president trump's call with the blue president Vladimir Zelinsky that was back in July president trump meanwhile facing intense criticism for outing the person who is said to be the whistle blower whose complaint trigger the house impeachment inquiry the president re tweeted opposed to his sixty eight million followers identifying the whistle blower a potential violation of the law democratic congressman John Lewis says advanced pancreatic cancer is one more fight he'll take on and that he will continue to serve in the house as she undergoes treatment the seventy nine year old Georgia Democrat says the cancer was detected earlier this month during a routine medical visit Lewis is considered a civil rights icon and has represented his Atlanta area district since his first election in nineteen eighty six global news twenty four hours a day on air and on quick take by Bloomberg powered by more than twenty seven hundred journalists and analysts in more than one hundred twenty.

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