76-year-old Trump became the first former US President to be indicted, arrested and arraigned on criminal charges (Reuters)
He sat, stone-faced with shoulders rounded, at the defence table in a downtown Manhattan courtroom. (AP Photo)
Trump spoke six times in court, in one of which he told the judge that he was pleading “not guilty” to the 34 felony counts. (Reuters)
Macron also asked Xi to press Russia to comply with international rules on non-proliferation of nuclear weapons. Russian President Vladimir Putin has said he will station tactical nuclear weapons in Ukraine’s neighbour Belarus, a move seen as a dangerous escalation in the bloody year-long conflict.