Sondland ceased to be an Ambassador

Gordon Sondland testified at the impeachment trial of President Trump.

Gordon Sondland, the US Ambassador to the European Union, said that he was leaving his post at the initiative of President Donald Trump.

In a statement, Sondland indicated that his resignation is effective immediately.

The statement also said: “I am grateful to President Trump for allowing me to serve, Secretary Pompeo for his continued support.” He also thanked the “outstanding and dedicated professionals” working in the US Mission to the European Union. Sondland said:” I am proud of our achievements.”

Gordon Sondland testified at the impeachment trial of President Trump. The US Senate found the President not guilty.

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