Kimberly Halkett

Kimberly Halkett

Kimberly Halkett is a Canadian-born journalist, covering the United States since her move to Washington, in 1998. She has reported on the administrations of Presidents Clinton, Bush and Obama. Kimberly has served as a reporter and presenter for Al Jazeera since the launch of the network. Prior to joining AJE, Kimberly was a US National Correspondent for Canada’s Global Television network, reporting exclusively for its flagship evening newscast, “Global National.” Currently, Kimberly covers the White House for Al Jazeera.

US & Canada

US impeachment inquiry: Trump considers testifying in person

President Trump says he is considering testifying in person over impeachment inquiry into withholding of Ukraine aid.

US impeachment inquiry: Trump considers testifying in person

US & Canada

Impeachment hearings spur Trump campaign fundraising

How the Trump campaign is turning political troubles into fundraising gold.

Impeachment hearings spur Trump campaign fundraising

US & Canada

'I hear it's a joke': Trump dismisses impeachment hearing

US President Trump says he ignored televised proceedings of impeachment inquiry against him, calls it 'witch-hunt'.

'I hear it's a joke': Trump dismisses impeachment hearing

US & Canada

Trump impeachment inquiry: Mick Mulvaney defies subpoena

President’s acting chief of staff, Mick Mulvaney, the latest in string of White House officials to defy request to testify.

Trump impeachment inquiry: Mick Mulvaney defies subpoena

US & Canada

US President Trump tests mood on impeachment at Kentucky rally

Trump attacks Democrats leading impeachment inquiry into Ukraine at Kentucky rally and seeks to shore up voter base.

US President Trump tests mood on impeachment at Kentucky rally

US & Canada

Trump says US 'never agreed' to protect Syria's Kurds

President Trump defends his Syria withdrawal decision as angry Kurds hurl fruit and vegetables at departing American troops.

Trump says US 'never agreed' to protect Syria's Kurds

Middle East

Trump slammed for lifting Turkey sanctions for ceasefire

Democratic members of US Congress promise to push through new sanctions on Turkey next week even as Trump celebrates fragile truce in Syria.

Trump slammed for lifting Turkey sanctions for ceasefire

US & Canada

India PM expected to get warm welcome in US state of Texas

While US-India tensions have been fraught in recent months, the event is still expected to signal strengthening ties.

India PM expected to get warm welcome in US state of Texas

US & Canada

US gun laws: New firearms control legislation

Trump says he will only support gun laws that support public safety but also uphold the constitutional right to gun ownership.

US gun laws: New firearms control legislation

US & Canada

US election-monitoring agency shuts down

The Federal Election Commission says it no longer has enough members to operate, with potentially serious consequences for 2020 presidential election.

US election-monitoring agency shuts down

US & Canada

Trump's incomplete trade deals

US President Donald Trump's record on trade has become a political liability raising fears of a global recession, investors are nervous and US farmers hit hard by Chinese trade tariffs.

Trump's incomplete trade deals

US & Canada

Donald Trump dismisses economy slowdown concerns

The US is experiencing its lowest unemployment rate in more than a half-century.

Donald Trump dismisses economy slowdown concerns