Alexander Vindman's Trump-Ukraine testimony: five key takeaways
In his opening statement before congressional impeachment investigators on Tuesday, Lt Col Alexander S Vindman planned to describe his concerns that Donald Trump’s plot to undermine Joe Biden was undermining US foreign policy in Ukraine.
Here are five key takeaways:
1 White House call summary is accurate
2 Vindman took concerns to NSC lawyer
3 Vindman’s testimony appears to conflict with Sondland’s claims
4 Vindman’s family fled the former Soviet Union
5 White House accused Vindman of ‘espionage’ against Trump