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Apr 09, 2019
US bars entry to 16 Saudis over Jamal Khashoggi's murder amid mounting pressure on Donald Trump govt for siding with RiyadhThe announcement by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo comes as the administration of President Donald Trump has faced pressure from Congress over its response to Jamal Khashoggi's killing in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul last October.
Apr 02, 2019
To reach 'long-term arrangement', Saudi Arabia gave Jamal Khashoggi's children $4-million homes, $10,000 per month: ReportSalah, the eldest of Jamal Khashoggi's children, plans to continue living in the kingdom, while the others, who live in the United States, are expected to sell the homes
Mar 31, 2019
Killers of Jamal Khashoggi, who received training in US, used electric saw to dismember his body, says reportA note in the transcript said an injection was administered to Khashoggi, which the Saudi source said was probably a powerful sedative. A bag was then placed over his head, and Khashoggi screamed: "I can't breathe, I have asthma. Don't do this."
Mar 29, 2019
Saudi Arabia temporarily releases 3 of 11 imprisoned women activists amid global scrutiny regarding human rights violationsSaudi Arabia on Thursday temporarily released three out of 11 women detained nearly a year ago in a broad crackdown on activists, state media said, as the kingdom faces intense global scrutiny over human rights.
Mar 14, 2019
Defying Donald Trump's foreign policy, US Senate votes to end American support for Saudi Arabia-led Yemen warLawmakers in the Republican-controlled chamber approved on Wednesday a historic curtailment of presidential war powers that directs Trump "to remove the United States Armed Forces from hostilities in or affecting the Republic of Yemen" within 30 days. The Senate vote was 54 to 46, with seven Republicans defying the president and aligning with Democrats.
Feb 11, 2019
Saudi Arabia doesn't know where Jamal Khashoggi's body is, say officials, blame Turkey for not giving enough evidenceRiyadh does not know the location of Jamal Khashoggi's body, despite having detained the Saudi team that murdered him, a high-ranking foreign affairs official said
Jan 28, 2019
Pakistan is Saudi Arabia's likeliest partner in ballistic missile programme; move helps Islamabad return Riyadh's largesseWith Saudi Arabia's footprint in Pakistan growing bigger and bigger and the latter's history with nuclear proliferation, Islamabad appears as Riyadh's likeliest partner in its ballistic missile programme and to develop nuclear weapon's capability
Jan 17, 2019
Between golden Kalashnikov and bankruptcy: Pakistan will benefit from Saudi aid, but will likely lose Iran in processSaudi Prince's gift of golden Kalashnikov and golden bullets to Imran Khan a symbol of Riyadh’s new position as patron of Pakistan, which is likely to bring in gifts at the top and plenty of trouble below
Jan 12, 2019
Canada grants asylum to Saudi Arabian teen who denounced Islam and fled familyQunun alleged that she was abused by her family — who deny the allegations — and rights groups also said she had renounced Islam, risking prosecution in Saudi Arabia.
Jan 04, 2019
Saudi Arabia's ban on female fans at Italian Supercup draws criticism after 'disgusting' restrictions on tickets sales revealedArray