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Jamal Khashoggi's killing: Saudi Arabia says no intention of repeating 1973 embargo, seeks to separate oil from politics
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Jamal Khashoggi's killing: Saudi Arabia says no intention of repeating 1973 embargo, seeks to separate oil from politics

“There is no intention,” Khalid al-Falih told Russia’s TASS news agency when asked whether there could be a repeat of the oil embargo. Top US lawmakers turned their ire on Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Sunday and said they believed he ordered the killing of Khashoggi, although the administration of US President Donald Trump maintained a more cautious stance.

Jamal Khashoggi's killing unlikely to halt Saudi prince's rise to power, but Riyadh may face possible sanctions, say experts
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Jamal Khashoggi's killing unlikely to halt Saudi prince's rise to power, but Riyadh may face possible sanctions, say experts

Although aides close to the Saudi crown prince have been fired over Khashoggi's killing, the prince himself, protected by his 82-year-old father, King Salman, has been tapped to lead a panel to reform the kingdom's intelligence services, a sign he will remain next in line to the throne.

Jamal Khashoggi killing: Saudi King, Crown Prince call Washington Post journalist's son to express condolences
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Jamal Khashoggi killing: Saudi King, Crown Prince call Washington Post journalist's son to express condolences

The state-run Saudi Press Agency announced the calls to Khashoggi's son, Salah, early Monday morning. Statements from the agency said both King Salman and Prince Mohammed express their condolences for Jamal Khashoggi's death.

Imran Khan to attend investment conference in Saudi Arabia amid string of cancellations by top business leaders
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Imran Khan to attend investment conference in Saudi Arabia amid string of cancellations by top business leaders

Announcement from the Pakistan Foreign Office comes a day after US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said he had decided against attending the conference.

Donald Trump denies allegations of cover-up in Jamal Khashoggi case, seeks full report from Mike Pompeo
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Donald Trump denies allegations of cover-up in Jamal Khashoggi case, seeks full report from Mike Pompeo

Amidst mounting pressure in the US, Donald Trump had earlier appeared to be resisting any move to take strong action against Saudi Arabia, arguing that it was a key ally of America.

Saudi Arabia slams Donald Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital, calls it 'irresponsible'
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Saudi Arabia slams Donald Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital, calls it 'irresponsible'

Saudi Arabia slammed US president Donald Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital, calling the move "unjustified and irresponsible".

Gulf diplomatic crisis: Saudi King Salman asks Nawaz Sharif to choose sides
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Gulf diplomatic crisis: Saudi King Salman asks Nawaz Sharif to choose sides

Are you with us or with Qatar?" Saudi King Salman raised this question during a meeting with Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, who had visited the Gulf kingdom for finding a diplomatic solution to the Qatar crisis.

Gulf diplomatic crisis: Arab states not seeking 'regime change' in Qatar, says UAE minister
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Gulf diplomatic crisis: Arab states not seeking 'regime change' in Qatar, says UAE minister

A senior Emirati official insisted on Wednesday that Gulf Arab states were not seeking regime change in Doha, as tensions built in a bitter feud between Qatar and its neighbours.

Donald Trump heads to Israel in possible first arrival from Saudi Arabia
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Donald Trump heads to Israel in possible first arrival from Saudi Arabia

Jerusalem: Even before US president Donald Trump began his trip to Israel, he already may have made history.

Donald Trump attends first Arab-Islamic-American Summit: Was this political event just to isolate Iran?
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Donald Trump attends first Arab-Islamic-American Summit: Was this political event just to isolate Iran?

The Riyadh Declaration issued by Saudi Arabia at the conclusion of the first Arab-Islamic-American Summit frequently referred to Iran and terrorism in the same breath, and has promised to raise a 34,000-member-strong joint force to fight against terrorism in Syria and Iraq.

Donald Trump in Saudi Arabia: US Prez seeks to soften stance on Islam, urges Muslims to fight terror
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Donald Trump in Saudi Arabia: US Prez seeks to soften stance on Islam, urges Muslims to fight terror

Trump, whose campaign was frequently punctuated by bouts of anti-Islamic rhetoric, is poised to soften some of his language about Islam.

Donald Trump in Saudi Arabia: $110 billion defence deal inked; Rex Tillerson takes a dig at Iran
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Donald Trump in Saudi Arabia: $110 billion defence deal inked; Rex Tillerson takes a dig at Iran

Washington announced a huge arms deal with Saudi Arabia and took aim at Iran on Saturday as president Donald Trump began a foreign tour looking to leave domestic troubles behind.

Embattled Donald Trump starts foreign tour with Saudi arms deal
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Embattled Donald Trump starts foreign tour with Saudi arms deal

The White House announced a huge arms deal with Saudi Arabia on Saturday as President Donald Trump took his first steps on the world stage, looking to leave mounting troubles behind at home.

Donald Trump meets Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud in his first foreign trip
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Donald Trump meets Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud in his first foreign trip

Donald Trump is the only American president to make Saudi Arabia, or any majority Muslim country, his first stop overseas as president

Donald Trump to meet Muslim leaders in Arab-Islamic-American Summit on 20 May
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Donald Trump to meet Muslim leaders in Arab-Islamic-American Summit on 20 May

King Abdullah II of Jordan, Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika and Niger's Mahamadou Issoufou are among leaders invited by Saudi King Salman for a summit with US President Donald Trump.