Tagged: CIA


‘It’s a mean nasty world’: In statement on Khashoggi murder, Trump says relationship with Saudi Arabia most important

By MARIAM KHAN In an extraordinary statement, President Trump on Tuesday defended Saudi Arabia in the face of mounting pressure over the slaying of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi. “Representatives of Saudi Arabia say that Jamal Khashoggi was an “enemy of the state” and a member of the Muslim Brotherhood, but my decision is in...


‘We were told that he did not play a role’: Trump continues to defend Saudi Crown Prince over murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi despite CIA concluding that he WAS behind brutal execution

Trump reiterated uncertainty over Crown Prince’s involvement in the murder But CIA has reportedly determined that bin Salman did order hit on Khashoggi President says he expects to receive a briefing from CIA sometime on Saturday Khashoggi was murdered inside Saudi consulate in Istanbul on October 2  By ASSOCIATED PRESS and KEITH GRIFFITH...


Were the bombs never supposed to explode? Investigators find devices were not armed as they zero in on suspect in Florida after 10 suspicious packages are sent to liberals

Authorities investigating 10 pipe bombs sent to Trump’s critics this week are now focusing on leads in Florida  The FBI is trying to determine where parts for the pipe bombs were purchased in a bid to track down possible suspects However experts say the bombs may never have been intended...