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Lawmakers mark 100 days since Khashoggi’s death with press freedom event

Lawmakers mark 100 days since Khashoggi’s death with press freedom event

Lawmakers gathered Thursday to mark 100 days since the disappearance of slain Saudi dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi and underscore the important of the freedom of the press. Democrats and Republicans ...

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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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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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Donald Trump accused Saudi Arabia of use of US weapons in Yemen

Donald Trump accused Saudi Arabia of use of US weapons in Yemen

US President Donald Trump accused Saudi Arabia of unskillful use of US weapons in Yemen, citing the August attack on a bus carrying Yemeni school children, in an interview for ...

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U.S. support for Saudi Arabia enables atrocities

U.S. support for Saudi Arabia enables atrocities

Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif says U.S. support for Saudi Arabia  has allowed the kingdom to act with impunity in the Middle East. “I think the blanket support that the ...

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Saudis groomed Twitter employee to spy on accounts of dissidents

Saudis groomed Twitter employee to spy on accounts of dissidents

Saudi Arabia is suspected of having groomed a Saudi employee at Twitter to help the country’s leadership by spying on the accounts of dissidents, according to a new report. The ...

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Kushner may have given intel to Saudis leading to killing of Jamal Khashoggi

Kushner may have given intel to Saudis leading to killing of Jamal Khashoggi

In a shocking discussion that U.S. Congressman Joaquin Castro (D – TX) had with Poppy Harlow on CNN today, he claimed that there are reports that President Trump’s son-in-law and adviser ...

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Saudi crown prince bragged that Jared Kushner gave him CIA intelligence about other Saudis

Saudi crown prince bragged that Jared Kushner gave him CIA intelligence about other Saudis

Saudi crown prince Mohammed bin Salman bragged of receiving classified US intelligence from Jared Kushner and using it as part of a purge of ‘corrupt’ princes and businessmen, DailyMail.com can disclose. ...

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JPMorgan CEO withdraws from Saudi conference

JPMorgan CEO withdraws from Saudi conference

JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon is withdrawing from the upcoming investment conference in Saudi Arabia amid the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Dimon’s announcement comes hours after Ford Motor Chairman Bill Ford also said he ...

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Durbin opposes Saudi arms sale over missing journalist

Durbin opposes Saudi arms sale over missing journalist

Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) said Sunday that President Trump should end the United States’s arms deal with Saudi Arabia over the country’s apparent role in the disappearance of Washington Post contributor Jamal Khashoggi. Durbin, the No. 2 ...

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