The US Democratic Party has begun a formal impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump over allegations that he pressured a foreign power to damage a political rival. But will Donald Trump be impeached?
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The high-stakes move by House Speaker Ms Pelosi, prompted by allegations that Mr Trump pressured the Ukrainian president to investigate his leading political rival Joe Biden, lays the groundwork for a potentially hugely consequential confrontation between Democrats and the president ahead of the 2020 election.
US correspondent David Grossman reports and Emily Maitlis is joined by former White House director of communications Anthony Scaramucci and the Republican National Committee’s national spokesperson Liz Harrington.
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