Saudi Arabia

Members of the media report near Saudi Arabia's consulate, in Istanbul, Friday, Oct. 26, 2018.
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October 26, 2018 - 3:12 pm
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey on Friday intensified its demands for Saudi Arabia to extradite 18 suspects in the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a call that is likely to be met with resistance from the kingdom and could escalate tensions between the U.S.-allied regional powers. Khashoggi's...
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October 25, 2018 - 7:22 pm
By Jill Disis, CNN Business (CNN) -- WWE says it will go ahead with plans to host an upcoming wrestling event in Saudi Arabia next month. The company's announcement about the "Crown Jewel" show comes more than three weeks after the journalist Jamal Khashoggi entered the Saudi consulate in Istanbul...
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Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi is shown entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018.
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October 25, 2018 - 8:55 am
By Aya Batrawy, Christopher Torchia and Suzan Fraser, Associated Press RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi prosecutors say the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi was planned, state-run media reported Thursday, reflecting yet another change in the shifting Saudi Arabian account of what happened to...
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Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and his father King Salman
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October 24, 2018 - 6:39 pm
By John Defterios, Adrian Lydon, Elise Labott and Laura Smith-Spark, CNN (CNN) -- Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Wednesday described the killing of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi as a "heinous" crime in his first comments since some of his closest aides were implicated in the...
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October 21, 2018 - 12:04 pm
By Euan McKirdy (CNN) -- Saudi Arabia Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir told Fox News that the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi was a "tremendous mistake" and part of a rogue operation. "The individuals who did this did this outside the scope of their authority," he told Bret Baier on Sunday. "...
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Jamal Khashoggi
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October 20, 2018 - 12:53 pm
ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey will "never allow a cover-up" of the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul, a senior official in Turkey's ruling party said Saturday, reflecting international skepticism over the Saudi account that the writer died during a "...
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President Donald Trump talks to reporters as before boarding Air Force One, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Andrews Air Force Base, Md., en route to campaign stops in Montana, Arizona and Nevada.
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October 18, 2018 - 5:00 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Thursday it "certainly looks" as though Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi is dead, and he threatened "very severe" consequences if the Saudis are found to have murdered him. As the U.S. toughened its response to Khashoggi's disappearance, Treasury...
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Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrives to speak with reporters about the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, after meeting with President Donald Trump in the Oval Office of the White House, Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in Washington.
AP Photo/Evan Vucci
October 18, 2018 - 1:12 pm
By Darlene Superville, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said he told President Donald Trump on Thursday that Saudi Arabia should be given a few more days to complete its investigation into the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi before the U.S. decides "how...
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Jamal Khashoggi
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October 18, 2018 - 11:58 am
By James Griffiths (CNN) -- The Washington Post has published what the newspaper describes as the "last piece" written by missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, who was allegedly killed and dismembered in his country's consulate in Istanbul earlier this month. In a note at the top of the column...
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October 17, 2018 - 9:38 pm
ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish crime-scene investigators searched the home of the Saudi consul general in Istanbul on Wednesday in the disappearance of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi, and a pro-government newspaper published a gruesome account of the journalist's alleged slaying. As Saudi Arabia's green...
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