US President Donald Trump (Yonhap)
DAVOS (AFP) -- US President Donald Trump branded his impeachment trial a "hoax" in the Swiss resort of Davos on Tuesday, hours before senators were to start debating a push to remove him from office.
Asked by reporters why he was in Davos, not back in Washington, Trump said:
"We're meeting with world leaders, the most important people in the world and we're bringing back tremendous business."
"The other's just a hoax," he said. "It's the witch hunt that's been going on for years and frankly it's disgraceful." (AFP)