• Thomas Barrack, Trump Confidant, Apologizes for Remarks Defending Saudis Over Killing

    6 monthes ago - By NY Times

    Mr. Barrack had cited “atrocities” in the U.S. in response to a question about the murder of the Saudi dissident and journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
    Read more ...

     

  • Trump Confidant Tom Barrack Apologizes After Appearing To Defend Jamal Khashoggi Murder

    Trump Confidant Tom Barrack Apologizes After Appearing To Defend Jamal Khashoggi Murder

    6 monthes ago - By The Huffington Post

    “Whatever happened in Saudi Arabia, the atrocities in America are equal or worse,” the former chair of Trump's inauguration committee had said.
    Read more ...

     

  • Trump Backer Sorry for Saying We Shouldn't Judge Saudi Arabia for Murder by Bone Saw

    6 monthes ago - By Vanity Fair

    Tom Barrack apologized for “not making it clear” that he considers the murder of Jamal Khashoggi “reprehensible.”
    Read more ...

     

  • 'Atrocities in America are equal, or worse': Trump confidant defends Saudi Arabia's Khashoggi murder

    'Atrocities in America are equal, or worse': Trump confidant defends Saudi Arabia's Khashoggi murder

    6 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    President Donald Trump's close confidant Tom Barrack recently defended Saudi Arabia in the face of international condemnation over the murder of Jamal Khashoggi, a Saudi critic killed in the kingdom's Istanbul consulate.
    Barrack said "the atrocities in America are equal, or worse," but later apologized for not making it clear that Khashoggi's murder was "inexcusable."
    Trump has also equated the US to its enemies.
    The US has a checkered past on human rights, but today enjoys significantly freer speech and media than Saudi Arabia.
    President Donald Trump's close confidant Tom Barrack recently...
    Read more ...

     

  • Trump ally Tom Barrack apologizes for saying it's a ‘mistake' to criticize Khashoggi murder

    6 monthes ago - By Los Angeles Times

    Colony Capital Inc. Chief Executive Tom Barrack, a longtime ally of President Trump, apologized Wednesday for saying that it was wrong to criticize the murder of Jamal Khashoggi, the journalist killed at a Saudi Arabian consulate last year. “Whatever happened in Saudi Arabia, the atrocities in...
    Read more ...