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Trump’s arms sale to Saudis undermines US values

It’s hard to see much benefit in President Donald Trump’s recent decision to make an end run around Congress and push through billions of dollars in arms sales to Saudi ...

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Graham criticized arms sales to Saudi Arabia

Graham criticized arms sales to Saudi Arabia

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) on Sunday criticized the Trump administration pushing through arms sales to Saudi Arabia, citing the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. “I’ve got a real problem with ...

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Senate fails to override Trump’s veto on Yemen

Senate fails to override Trump’s veto on Yemen

The Senate failed Thursday to override President Donald Trump’s veto of a resolution to end U.S. support for the bloody Saudi-backed war in Yemen. Seven Republicans broke with the White ...

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Call for probe into claim Saudi helped citizen escape US justice

Call for probe into claim Saudi helped citizen escape US justice

A senior US Senator has called on Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to clarify if Saudi Arabia helped a citizen of that country flee the US ahead of his manslaughter ...

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Saudi king shakes up government in wake of Khashoggi killing

Saudi king shakes up government in wake of Khashoggi killing

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman ordered a government reshuffle on Thursday, appointing a new foreign minister and refreshing other top posts, after the global fallout over the killing of Saudi journalist ...

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Jamal Khashoggi’s fiancee: No normal person could imagine such ‘horrific’ crime

Jamal Khashoggi’s fiancee: No normal person could imagine such ‘horrific’ crime

The fiancee of slain Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi has called for the perpetrators of the murder to be identified and put on trial. In an exclusive interview with Al Jazeera ...

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Saudi Foreign Minister says he had ‘great meeting’ with Pompeo

Saudi Foreign Minister says he had ‘great meeting’ with Pompeo

U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo held an hour-long meeting with Saudi Arabia’s foreign minister on the sidelines of the Group of 20 summit in Argentina amid growing congressional pressure ...

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GOP senators open door to tougher response on Saudi Arabia

GOP senators open door to tougher response on Saudi Arabia

Two key Republican senators, Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) and Susan Collins (R-Maine), are opening the door to a tougher response on Saudi Arabia as President Trump declines to crack down on ...

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Saudi crown prince in UAE, first trip abroad since Khashoggi murder

Saudi crown prince in UAE, first trip abroad since Khashoggi murder

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was in the United Arab Emirates on Friday, on his first tour abroad since the killing of Saudi ...

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Turkey accuses Trump of turning a ‘blind eye’ to journalist’s killing

Turkey accuses Trump of turning a ‘blind eye’ to journalist’s killing

Turkey has accused Donald Trump of turning a “blind eye” to the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Saudi Arabia’s consulate in Istanbul. Mevlut Cavusoglu, the Turkish foreign minister, called for an international investigation into ...

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