However, leaders have also said the strike could have been a mistake amid rocket launches and high tension throughout the region. On Friday morning the Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelenskiy called on "international partners" to share any information they had on the crash.
But in light of Burisma's role in the unfolding political saga - in which Trump pushed Ukrainian officials to investigate Biden and his son, Hunter, who had served on Burisma's board - the probing of the company's systems closely resembles Russian efforts in 2016 to destabilize the U.S.
Iran's move comes in protest of the United States re-imposition of crippling economic sanctions . Tehran had no immediate response to the E3 action, but earlier in the day Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif accused London , Paris and Bonn of appeasing the Washington and blindly following the USA lead.
The New York Times reported on January 11 that Bloomberg "did not rule out spending a billion dollars of his own money on the presidential race of 2020, even if he does not win the Democratic nomination "(it is we who underline). "But I'd still support them, yes, because compared to Donald Trump that's easy". As for his fellow Democrats, Bloomberg said he would welcome any criticism they would accuse him of.
Kaine said he expects the Senate to be able to act on the measure even though Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said the chamber plans to begin Trump's impeachment trial on Tuesday. Allowing new witness testimony could be a double-edged sword for Democrats, as some Republicans have said they want to call their own witnesses. Lower-level officials from the departments of State and Defense will provide a classified briefing Wednesday to members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee.
The summit comes as France's military presence, which began in Mali in 2012, is being questioned by many in the region who chafe at the increasingly prominent role played by a former colonial power. "They agreed on the interest in intensifying ministerial visits in both countries in the course of this year", the statement said. "We have no choice, we need results".