Witnesses within the Trump impeachment inquiry

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(Information) – Witnesses have testified behind closed doorways and in public within the Democratic-led U.S. Home of Representatives impeachment inquiry into whether or not Republican President Donald Trump abused the ability of his workplace when he sought overseas interference towards a political rival.

FILE PHOTO: Former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch arrives to testify within the U.S. Home of Representatives impeachment inquiry into U.S. President Trump on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., October 11, 2019. Information/Jonathan Ernst/File Picture

Following are witnesses scheduled for public testimony:

Friday, Nov. 15 – Marie Yovanovitch, former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine abruptly eliminated by Trump in Could.

Tuesday, Nov. 19 – Morning: Jennifer Williams, an aide to Vice President Mike Pence, and Lieutenant Colonel Alexander Vindman, who serves because the director for European affairs on the Nationwide Safety Council; Afternoon: Ambassador Kurt Volker, the previous U.S. particular envoy to Ukraine, and Tim Morrison, a White Home aide with the Nationwide Safety Council specializing in Europe and Russia coverage.

Wednesday, Nov. 20 – Morning: Ambassador Gordon Sondland, U.S. Ambassador to the European Union. Afternoon: Laura Cooper, the deputy assistant secretary of protection for Russian, Ukrainian, and Eurasian Affairs and David Hale, the beneath secretary of state for political affairs

Thursday, Nov. 21 – Morning: Fiona Hill, former Nationwide Safety Council senior director for Europe and Russia.

Witnesses who testified as public hearings started on Nov. 13:

Wednesday, Nov. 13 – George Kent, the deputy assistant secretary of state for European and Eurasian affairs, and William Taylor, the highest U.S. diplomat in Ukraine.

Witnesses who gave depositions behind closed doorways:

Oct. three – Kurt Volker

    Oct. 11 – Marie Yovanovitch

    Oct. 14 – Fiona Hill

    Oct. 15 – George Kent

    Oct. 16 – Michael McKinley, former coverage adviser to Secretary of State Mike Pompoe

    Oct. 17 – Gordon Sondland

    Oct. 22 – William Taylor

    Oct. 23 – Laura Cooper

    Oct. 26 – Philip Reeker, appearing assistant secretary of state for European and Eurasian affairs

    Oct. 29 – Alexander Vindman

    Oct. 30 – Catherine Croft, former adviser to Volker on Ukraine coverage

    Oct. 30 – Christopher Anderson, former specialist on Ukraine on the State Division.

    Oct. 31 – Timothy Morrison

    Nov. 6 – David Hale

    Nov. 7 – Jennifer Williams

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Witnesses requested to testify behind closed doorways – it was not sure whether or not they would comply with:

Nov. 15 – David Holmes, the highest political affairs officer on the U.S. embassy in Kiev

Nov. 16 – Mark Sandy, director of nationwide safety packages on the Workplace of Administration and Funds.

Reporting by Patricia Zengerle and Doina Chiacu; enhancing by Jonathan Oatis