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To reach 'long-term arrangement', Saudi Arabia gave Jamal Khashoggi's children $4-million homes, $10,000 per month: Report
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To reach 'long-term arrangement', Saudi Arabia gave Jamal Khashoggi's children $4-million homes, $10,000 per month: Report

Salah, 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

Killers of Jamal Khashoggi, who received training in US, used electric saw to dismember his body, says report
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Killers of Jamal Khashoggi, who received training in US, used electric saw to dismember his body, says report

A 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."

Saudi Arabia temporarily releases 3 of 11 imprisoned women activists amid global scrutiny regarding human rights violations
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Saudi Arabia temporarily releases 3 of 11 imprisoned women activists amid global scrutiny regarding human rights violations

Saudi 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.

Defying Donald Trump's foreign policy, US Senate votes to end American support for Saudi Arabia-led Yemen war
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Defying Donald Trump's foreign policy, US Senate votes to end American support for Saudi Arabia-led Yemen war

Lawmakers 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.

Saudi Arabia doesn't know where Jamal Khashoggi's body is, say officials, blame Turkey for not giving enough evidence
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Saudi Arabia doesn't know where Jamal Khashoggi's body is, say officials, blame Turkey for not giving enough evidence

Riyadh 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

Pakistan is Saudi Arabia's likeliest partner in ballistic missile programme; move helps Islamabad return Riyadh's largesse
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Pakistan is Saudi Arabia's likeliest partner in ballistic missile programme; move helps Islamabad return Riyadh's largesse

With 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

Between golden Kalashnikov and bankruptcy: Pakistan will benefit from Saudi aid, but will likely lose Iran in process
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Between golden Kalashnikov and bankruptcy: Pakistan will benefit from Saudi aid, but will likely lose Iran in process

Saudi 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

Canada grants asylum to Saudi Arabian teen who denounced Islam and fled family
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Canada grants asylum to Saudi Arabian teen who denounced Islam and fled family

Qunun 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.

Jamal Khashoggi murder: Saudi Arabia prosecutor seeks death sentences for five defendants as trial begins in Riyadh
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Jamal Khashoggi murder: Saudi Arabia prosecutor seeks death sentences for five defendants as trial begins in Riyadh

Saudi Arabia had twice submitted formal requests for evidence from Turkey - where Khashoggi was murdered inside the kingdom's Istanbul consulate on 2 October.

Jamal Khashoggi murder: CCTV footage shows men transporting journalist's 'body parts' in suitcases to Saudi consul general's home in Istanbul
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Jamal Khashoggi murder: CCTV footage shows men transporting journalist's 'body parts' in suitcases to Saudi consul general's home in Istanbul

A Turkish television station has broadcast CCTV footage showing men carrying cases and bags which it says contained slain Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi's body parts.

Jamal Khashoggi's murder: New Saudi finance minister says country 'not in crisis' over incident
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Jamal Khashoggi's murder: New Saudi finance minister says country 'not in crisis' over incident

Assaf, a former finance minister who was detained last year in what Riyadh said was an anti-corruption sweep, replaced Adel al-Jubeir as foreign minister in the sweeping government shake-up ordered by King Salman.

UN chief Antonio Guterres calls for 'credible' probe into Jamal Khashoggi murder
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UN chief Antonio Guterres calls for 'credible' probe into Jamal Khashoggi murder

The UN chief said he had no information on the case except what had been reported in the media Khashoggi, a Saudi contributor to The Washington Post, was killed on 2 October shortly after entering the kingdom's consulate in what Riyadh called a "rogue" operation.

Saudi Arabia condemns US Senate vote; calls resolutions on Riyadh-led war in Yemen, Jamal Khashoggi murder an 'interference'
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Saudi Arabia condemns US Senate vote; calls resolutions on Riyadh-led war in Yemen, Jamal Khashoggi murder an 'interference'

Saudi Arabia on Sunday rejected as "interference" a US Senate resolution to end American military support for a Riyadh-led war in Yemen, and another holding its crown prince responsible for the murder of critic Jamal Khashoggi.

US Senate votes to end support to Saudi-led Yemen war, holds crown prince responsible for murder of Jamal Khashoggi
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US Senate votes to end support to Saudi-led Yemen war, holds crown prince responsible for murder of Jamal Khashoggi

The US Senate dealt President Donald Trump a double blow over Saudi Arabia on Thursday, approving a resolution to end US military support for Riyadh's war in Yemen, and another holding the Saudi crown prince responsible for the murder of Jamal Khashoggi.

Jet Airways in codeshare pact with Saudi carrier Flynas; debt-laden airline extends reach into Arab nation
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Jet Airways in codeshare pact with Saudi carrier Flynas; debt-laden airline extends reach into Arab nation

As part of the agreement, Jet Airways will place its marketing code '9W' on Flynas flights between the gateway cities of Dammam, Jeddah and Riyadh.

'We do not extradite our citizens': Saudi Arabia rejects demand to hand over Jamal Khashoggi murder suspects to Turkey
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'We do not extradite our citizens': Saudi Arabia rejects demand to hand over Jamal Khashoggi murder suspects to Turkey

Saudi Arabia's foreign minister on Sunday rejected demands to extradite suspects connected to the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi as sought by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

G20 Summit a mixed bag for Saudi crown prince; Putin gets chummy, Macron reacts sternly, Trump stops at pleasantries
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G20 Summit a mixed bag for Saudi crown prince; Putin gets chummy, Macron reacts sternly, Trump stops at pleasantries

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Saudi crown prince Mohammed bin Salman shared a chummy, enthusiastic greeting, beaming widely and clasping hands in something of a cross between a handshake and a high-five at the G20 Summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina

Jamal Khashoggi murder: Turkish Police search villa of ‘close’ Saudi prince associate for remains of journalist, say reports
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Jamal Khashoggi murder: Turkish Police search villa of ‘close’ Saudi prince associate for remains of journalist, say reports

Large portraits of the crown prince and King Salman could be seen hanging on a wall inside the villa belonging to Mohammed Ahmed al-Fawzan in a video shared on the Hurriyet daily's website

Donald Trump’s Saudi Arabia amorality and US’s 'reputational loss' may benefit the Gulf in 2019
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Donald Trump’s Saudi Arabia amorality and US’s 'reputational loss' may benefit the Gulf in 2019

Forcing Saudi to lift the four-national blockade of Qatar would improve a regional economy hurt by lost Qatari business, ratchet down tensions in the Gulf that have concerned global investors and reunite families