Fiona Hill, the former top Russia expert on the National Security Council, arrives to testify during the House Intelligence Committee hearing on Capitol Hill on Thursday. Photo: AFP

Impeachment inquiry: Donald Trump’s ex-Russia adviser Fiona Hill scolds Republicans for spreading Ukraine ‘falsehoods’

  • Discredited conspiracy theory suggests that Ukraine, not Russia, interfered in 2016 presidential election
  • Hill called it ‘fictional narrative perpetuated and propagated by Russian security services’
Topic |   Donald Trump impeachment inquiry

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Fiona Hill, the former top Russia expert on the National Security Council, arrives to testify during the House Intelligence Committee hearing on Capitol Hill on Thursday. Photo: AFP
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Former vice-president Joe Biden. Photo: Reuters

Democrats united on impeaching Donald Trump but debate shows broader policy divisions remain

  • The candidates repeatedly blasted Trump and said the president’s efforts to press Ukraine to investigate former vice-president Joe Biden
  • However, candidates remained split on health care and tax policy, which has exposed a gap between the moderate and progressive wings of the party
Topic |   US Presidential Election 2020

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Former vice-president Joe Biden. Photo: Reuters
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