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Trump tweeted as Marie Yovanovitch testified: Was it witness tampering?

Breaking News EmailsGet breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings.SUBSCRIBENov. 16, 2019, 5:33 PM UTCBy Danny CevallosFormer U.S. ambassador Marie Yovanovitch was testifying Friday in the House impeachment inquiry when suddenly President Donald Trump weighed in.“Everywhere Marie Yovanovitch went turned bad,” the president tweeted during the public, televised hearing before the House Intelligence Committee. “She started off in Somalia, how did that go?”Trump also asserted his “absolute right” to recall ambassadors, as he had done with Yovanovitch, whose most recent post was in Ukraine, a country at the heart of the impeachment inquiry.Everywhere Marie Yovanovitch went t ...