Trump acquitted on fifth day of second impeachment trial

Not enough US senators voted to convict former US president Donald Trump on Saturday in his unprecedented second impeachment trial, and he is therefore acquitted of the charges of incitement of an insurrection. Senators voted 57-43 in favour of impeachment, but a two-thirds majority, or 67 senators, was needed to convict. Trump thanked his lawyers following his acquittal and slammed Democratic lawmakers. “This has been yet another phase of the greatest witch hunt in the history of our country,” Trump said in a statement. “Our historic, patriotic and beautiful movement to Make America Great Aga…

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