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Trump says standing by Saudi crown prince despite pleas from Senate

Trump says standing by Saudi crown prince despite pleas from Senate

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that he stood by Saudi Arabia’s crown prince despite a CIA assessment that he ordered the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and pleas from U.S. senators for Trump to ...

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Mohammed bin Salman ordered Khashoggi’s death

Mohammed bin Salman ordered Khashoggi’s death

South Carolina Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham told  on Sunday that Saudi Arabia’s military “can’t fight out of a paper bag” when confronted with Mideast challenges including Iran, and insisted that ...

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We don’t need direct evidence that he ordered the code red on this thing

We don’t need direct evidence that he ordered the code red on this thing

Sen. Marco Rubio pushed back against Trump administration claims that there’s no direct link between the Saudi crown prince and the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, saying that “there is ...

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Lindsey Graham endorses Nauert as next UN ambassador

Lindsey Graham endorses Nauert as next UN ambassador

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) issued praise Friday for Heather Nauert, President Trump’s pick to succeed Nikki Haley as U.N. ambassador, and pledged to help Nauert’s confirmation process proceed smoothly. In ...

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Graham vows to push Trump’s AG pick through Judiciary Committee

Graham vows to push Trump’s AG pick through Judiciary Committee

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), likely the next chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, praised President Trump’s nomination of William Barr to be attorney general and said he intends to help ...

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Bob Corker believes Mohammed bin Salman “directed” journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s death

Bob Corker believes Mohammed bin Salman “directed” journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s death

Senator Bob Corker said he thinks Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman “directed” the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. In an interview with “CBS This Morning” co-host John Dickerson, Corker ...

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US must determine responsibility in Saudi journalist’s death

US must determine responsibility in Saudi journalist’s death

Sen. Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) on Friday night called on the Trump administration to draw its conclusions on the death of U.S.-based journalist Jamal Khashoggi inside a Saudi consulate. “The story the Saudis have told about ...

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Republicans worry about political cost of Kavanaugh

Republicans worry about political cost of Kavanaugh

Republicans are moving quickly to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court because if they don’t, they worry that disappointed GOP voters will stay home on election day after watching ...

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Lindsey Graham blasted Donald Trump’s response to Senator John McCain’s death

Lindsey Graham blasted Donald Trump’s response to Senator John McCain’s death

Senator Lindsey Graham has blasted Donald Trump’s response to Senator John McCain’s death, calling it “disturbing” and saying it “p***** me off” when the president speaks poorly of his late ...

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Republican senators asked for sanctions against Russia to avoid interference in upcoming elections

Republican senators asked for sanctions against Russia to avoid interference in upcoming elections

A pair of prominent Republican U.S. senators said on Sunday that the United States must move promptly to prepare new sanctions against Russia to discourage interference in upcoming elections. Senator ...

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