NTD Evening News (March 17): Trump Calls Criminal Probes Against Him a ‘Witch Hunt’; China’s Xi Jinping to Meet Putin Next Week
In a video posted on March 17, former President Donald Trump said Democrats are “using their prosecutors to try and steal another election.” This comes as his former attorney said he’s prepared to testify against Trump if he’s indicted. And dozens of Mar-a-Lago staff have been subpoenaed in the classified documents probe.
The House Oversight Committee is now formally asking Hunter Biden’s business partner Rob Walker to testify on the record. It comes right after the committee, citing bank records, revealed on Thursday that three members of the Biden family received a total of more than $1 million from Walker.
Chinese scientists now say COVID-19 did come from animals—not from a lab. However, their findings have not yet been peer-reviewed. Meanwhile, the latest installment of the “Twitter Files” appears to show that the Virality Project at Stanford University directed Twitter to censor stories about COVID-19 and vaccines—even though the Virality Project knew the stories were true.
The International Criminal Court has issued an arrest warrant for Russian President Vladimir Putin. They allege that Putin committed war crimes—in particular deporting children from Ukraine to Russia. And Chinese Communist Party leader Xi Jinping will fly to Moscow next week to meet with Putin. Their talks will be centered around the war in Ukraine.