Saudi Arabia

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.
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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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Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman
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October 17, 2018 - 9:01 am
By CNN Business staff (CNN) -- Some of the biggest names in global business and finance have canceled plans to attend an investment conference in Saudi Arabia next week because of the unexplained disappearance of prominent Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The Washington Post columnist hasn't been...
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Jamal Khashoggi with fiancée
October 17, 2018 - 7:10 am
By Bard Wilkinson, CNN (CNN) -- President Donald Trump has defended Saudi Arabia as accusations mount over its de facto ruler's close links to the men who apparently killed a journalist in the kingdom's consulate in Istanbul. Saudi Arabia has come under intense international pressure to explain...
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Mike Pompeo
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October 16, 2018 - 6:47 am
By Clarissa Ward, Tim Lister and Bard Wilkinson, CNN (CNN) -- US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has arrived in Riyadh for talks with Saudi Arabia's King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman over the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Saudi Arabia is preparing to acknowledge that...
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WWE in Philly
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Andrew Kramer
October 15, 2018 - 9:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — With all that is going on in Saudi Arabia at the moment, World Wrestling Entertainment is receiving plenty of backlash for not canceling a show scheduled there in a few weeks called "Crown Jewel." Many, including U.S. Senators, are hoping WWE will ultimately decide to...
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Members of the inspection team enter Saudi Arabia's Consulate in Istanbul, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018.
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October 15, 2018 - 9:44 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump suggested Monday that "rogue killers" could be responsible for the mysterious disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, an explanation offering U.S. ally Saudi Arabia a possible path out of a global diplomatic firestorm. The Saudis continued to deny...
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Turkish police officers prepare to enter the Saudi Arabia's Consulate in Istanbul, Monday, Oct. 15, 2018.
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October 15, 2018 - 8:59 am
UPDATED: 2:30 p.m. By Fay Abuelgasim, Suzan Fraser and Jon Gambrell, Associated Press ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish crime scene investigators dressed in coveralls and gloves entered the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul on Monday, nearly two weeks after the disappearance and alleged slaying of Saudi writer...
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October 14, 2018 - 1:22 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Two leading Senate Republicans on Sunday threatened tough punitive action by Congress against Saudi Arabia, including a possible halt of military sales, if missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi was indeed killed inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. As Saudi Arabia warned of...
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