Former US President Donald Trump Acquitted By US Senate In Second Impeachment Trial


Donald Trump Acquitted By US Senate In Second Impeachment Trial

Seven Republicans joined Democrats in voting to convict Donald Trump. (File)

Washington:

Former US president Donald Trump was acquitted by the Senate on Saturday of inciting the deadly January 6 attack on the US Capitol.

A two-thirds majority of the 100 senators was needed at Trump’s impeachment trial for conviction, but it fell short in a 57-43 vote.

Seven Republicans joined Democrats in voting to convict.

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