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Trump's torrid week signals yet more turbulence ahead

But US President, while beleaguered, is still far from being impeached, with base unmoved

Nirmal Ghosh The meeting in the Oval Office was vintage Donald Trump - a bold gamble played in front of live TV cameras, leaving political pundits reeling.

To Democrats, the President threw a temper tantrum. But to his supporters, this was the authentic, passionate, transparent man they had voted for.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on December 16, 2018, with the headline 'Trump's torrid week signals yet more turbulence ahead'. Print Edition | Subscribe