Category: Vindman

Lt. Col. Vindman Retires from Military; Impeachment Witness Blames Trump
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Lt. Col. Vindman Retires from Military; Impeachment Witness Blames Trump

Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, a key witness in House Democrats’ impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump, announced his retirement from the U.S. military on Wednesday, blaming Trump for shortening his military career. Vindman, a Purple Heart recipient in the Iraq War, had worked at the National Security Council (NSC) and heard the telephone call between…

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Vindman Says Ukraine Offered Him Defense Minister Post Three Times
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Vindman Says Ukraine Offered Him Defense Minister Post Three Times

National Security Council official Alexander Vindman testified Tuesday during the third public impeachment inquiry hearing that Ukraine’s then-head of National Security and Defense Council Oleksandr Danylyuk offered him the position of defense minister three times. Vindman said one of the times came when he was visiting Ukraine for the newly-elected president’s inauguration in May. “At…

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Impeachment: Vindman, Volker, Sondland, and More to Testify Next Week
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Impeachment: Vindman, Volker, Sondland, and More to Testify Next Week

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff has announced the witness schedule for next week’s open hearings in the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump. — Tuesday, Nov. 19, morning: Jennifer Williams, an aide to Vice President Mike Pence; Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, Director for European Affairs at the National Security Council. —…

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