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In Khashoggi murder case, Trump is torn between 2 tyrants

With “friends” and allies like Turkey and Saudi Arabia, the Trump administration must wonder: Who needs an actual enemy like Iran in the Middle East? Almost from the moment that Saudi dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi  — a legal resident of the U.S. and a contributor to the Washington Post —...


‘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...


Trump claims ‘rogue’ killers could have murdered Jamal Khashoggi after Saudi king ‘firmly denies’ any part in disappearance of dissident journalist as the president immediately dispatches Mike Pompeo to the Middle East

Trump tweeted that he has spoken to Saudi King Salman, 82, about the missing Washington Post columnist’s disappearance   Journalist Jamal Khashoggi went to Saudi consulate in Istanbul on 2 October  He has not been seen since and Turkish officials fear he has been murdered  Saudis deny allegations and have ordered...