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Bernie Sanders calls out Trump for hypocrisy on Venezuela and Saudi Arabia

Bernie Sanders calls out Trump for hypocrisy on Venezuela and Saudi Arabia

In his CNN town hall Monday night, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT.) explained why he hesitates to call Venezuela’s embattled president Nicolás Maduro a dictator. Maduro won re-election in May of last year in what many saw as an illegitimate election wrought ...

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U.S. supports leaders that perpetrate human rights abuses including in Saudi Arabia, Egypt and the UAE

U.S. supports leaders that perpetrate human rights abuses including in Saudi Arabia, Egypt and the UAE

CNN’s Jake Tapper noted that the U.S. supports leaders that perpetrate human rights abuses in other parts of the world, including in Saudi Arabia, Egypt and the UAE. Bolton invoked ...

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Taxi driver hauls boy, butchers him with broken glass in Saudi Arabia

Taxi driver hauls boy, butchers him with broken glass in Saudi Arabia

A six-year-old boy was reportedly brutally killed with broken glass as his mother desperately tried to save him in Saudi Arabia. Zakaria Al-Jaber was in a taxi with his mother ...

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Saudi Arabia gave al Qaeda, Salafi militias and other factions in Yemen weapons

Saudi Arabia gave al Qaeda, Salafi militias and other factions in Yemen weapons

Saudi Arabia and its coalition gave al Qaeda, Salafi militias and other factions in Yemen weapons that were produced by the United States, CNN reported Monday. The weapons have also reportedly been captured by Iranian-backed ...

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Private jet reportedly takes UAE and Israel officials from Abu Dhabi to Tel Aviv

Private jet reportedly takes UAE and Israel officials from Abu Dhabi to Tel Aviv

Emirati and Israeli officials travelled together on a direct flight from Abu Dhabi to Tel Aviv late on Thursday, Al-Khaleej Online reported. The private jet marked 9H-VCL flew from Abu ...

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How a hacked phone may have led killers to Khashoggi

How a hacked phone may have led killers to Khashoggi

Jamal Khashoggi probably thought the messages he was sending to fellow Saudi dissident Omar Abdulaziz were hidden, cloaked in WhatsApp security. In reality they were compromised — along with the ...

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The truth about UK arms deals with Saudi Arabia

The truth about UK arms deals with Saudi Arabia

Theresa May has been under pressure to halt arms sales to Saudi Arabia for a number of years after human rights groups and charities suggested the UK may be aiding ...

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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 Arabia recruited Darfur children for Yemen war

Saudi Arabia recruited Darfur children for Yemen war

Saudi Arabia has reportedly recruited children from Darfur to join its military campaign in Yemen. The New York Times reports that as many as 14,000 Sudanese militiamen have been fighting ...

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Saudi Arabia rejects Senate position on Khashoggi killing

Saudi Arabia rejects Senate position on Khashoggi killing

Saudi Arabia is rejecting the Senate’s position that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is responsible for the death of U.S.-based journalist Jamal Kashoggi. “The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia rejects the ...

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