In a solemn procession, the nine House impeachment managers silently walked the article through the same ornate halls of Congress overrun by Trump supporters on Jan.6 and delivered it to the Senate.
The two were among nine prominent activists whose trial got under way in the semi-autonomous Chinese territory. The nine were arrested with several others in April last year in what was seen as a move to crack down on dissent.
Though he is not the first modern French head of state in the dock — his predecessor and political mentor Jacques Chirac was convicted of embezzlement -- Sarkozy is the first to face corruption charges.
The Abu Dhabi Criminal Court adjourned the trial of an Asian suspect, and his 2 runaway accomplices, until a defence attorney was appointed for the detained suspect, after facing three charges of assault and robbery.
South African former President Jacob Zuma will stand trial on corruption charges relating to a $2.5 billion arms deal after court denied him a permanent stay of prosecution on Friday.
Former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak took to the witness box for the first time on Tuesday to defend himself on criminal charges linked to a multibillion-dollar scandal at state fund 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB).
He vows to stay on as interim premier despite potential court dates and intense political pressure.
Former Malaysian leader Najib Razak’s third corruption trial opened on Monday, with prosecutors saying Najib had tampered with a government audit of the 1MDB
Cambodian opposition figure Kem Sokha, freshly freed from house arrest, will still stand trial for treason, strongman premier Hun Sen said on Monday.