• Freeland says Khashoggi killing still open; Trump says facts may never be known

    22 days ago - By National Post

    OTTAWA - Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland says Canada will use the upcoming G20 summit in Argentina to push Saudi Arabia for answers in the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
    Freeland says Canada considers his murder to be very much an open case, a contrast to a statement by U.S. President Donald Trump earlier today that the facts surrounding Khashoggi's death might just never be known.
    She expects the Khashoggi case to be an issue during the talks among leaders of the world's 20 leading economies, and says Canada will push for a transparent international investigation
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  • Trump: Who Can Really Know Who Ordered Some Of His Closest Advisors To Murder and Dismember A Journalist. Also, Arms Sales!

    22 days ago - By Slate

    Donald Trump issued a statement today on the Saudi government's murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in October, saying it was an open question whether Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was responsible for the killing and pointing out that, hey, Saudi Arabia opposes Iran and buys lots of weapons from U.S. arms manufacturers.
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  • GOP Rep. Kinzinger: I 'Wish' Trump Didn't Say Crown Prince May Not Have Known About Khashoggi Murder

    22 days ago - By FOX News

    Rep. Adam Kinzinger said that he isn't a fan of the statement President Trump issued on Tuesday on the murder of Jamal Khashoggi.
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  • In statement on Khashoggi murder, Trump says Saudi relationship most important

    22 days ago - By ABC News

    Trump said it still could be that the crown prince had knowledge of the killing.
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  • Trump: We may never know if Saudi crown prince ordered Khashoggi killing

    Trump: We may never know if Saudi crown prince ordered Khashoggi killing

    22 days ago - By New York Post

    President Trump said Tuesday that the world may never know whether Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman masterminded the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi - declaring that “maybe he did and maybe he didn't!” In a lengthy statement, he addressed Khashoggi's killing - which the CIA has said was ordered by the prince and carried...
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  • Trump continues to question CIA conclusion that Saudi crown prince was responsible for Khashoggi's death

    22 days ago - By The Washington Post

    The statement from President Trump came after he said he would be receiving a full report on the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul last month and after The Washington Post reported that the CIA had assessed with high confidence that Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman ordered Khashoggi's death. “King...
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  • 'Maybe he did and maybe he didn't': Trump defiantly stands with Saudi Arabia and Prince Mohammed before release of CIA report on Jamal Khashoggi's murder

    'Maybe he did and maybe he didn't': Trump defiantly stands with Saudi Arabia and Prince Mohammed before release of CIA report on Jamal Khashoggi's murder

    22 days ago - By Business Insider

    President Donald Trump on Tuesday released a lengthy defense of Saudi Arabia over the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
    Trump signaled he does not intend to personally call for significant changes to the US-Saudi relationship.
    The president also would not state whether Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, the de factor ruler of the kingdom, was responsible for Khashoggi's death.
    President Donald Trump on Tuesday released a lengthy defense of Saudi Arabia over the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
    In doing so, Trump signaled he does not intend to personally call for...
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  • Trump Stands With Saudi Arabia Despite Khashoggi Killing

    22 days ago - By NY Times

    “It could very well be that the Crown Prince had knowledge of this tragic event - maybe he did and maybe he didn't!” President Trump said.
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  • Trump defiantly refuses to condemn Saudi crown prince for Khashoggi's death

    22 days ago - By Politico

    President Donald Trump on Tuesday said that “we may never know” the facts around the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, while emphasizing that Saudi King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman have both “vigorously” denied any knowledge about the planning for his death. In the statement, Trump also praised Saudi Arabia as a “great ally” and said he understands members of Congress would like to see a harsher stance against the kingdom. “Our intelligence agencies continue to assess all information, but it could very well be that the Crown Prince had knowledge of this tragic event...
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  • Saudi crown prince ‘could very well' have known of Khashoggi killing - Trump

    22 days ago - By RT

    US President Trump has said that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman “could very well” have known in advance about the plan to kill journalist Jamal Khashoggi, but the US will remain a “steadfast partner” of Saudi Arabia.
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