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MbS has to be dealt with for Khashoggi murder: US senator

MbS has to be dealt with for Khashoggi murder: US senator

A key US senator Saturday said the Saudi crown prince was responsible for Jamal Khashoggi's murder and must be "dealt with", as he threatened new sanctions.

Ali brace floors Saudis as Qatar top group

Ali brace floors Saudis as Qatar top group

Qatar overcame a hostile atmosphere to beat Saudi Arabia 2-0 and clinch top spot in their Asian Cup group after a contest bristling with political animosity on Thursday.

Saudi teen who fled family welcomed as 'brave new Canadian' in Toronto

Saudi teen who fled family welcomed as 'brave new Canadian' in Toronto

An 18-year-old Saudi woman who fled her family this week saying she feared for her life arrived in Toronto's international airport on Saturday after being granted asylum in Canada, where Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland welcomed her as a brave new Canadian.

Pompeo to press Saudis on Khashoggi during visit

Pompeo to press Saudis on Khashoggi during visit

The US does not believe the official Saudi version of the murder of the Washington Post columnist and dissident Jamal Khashoggi is credible, a senior administration official has said.

Italy decries Saudi ban on women in stadiums

Italy decries Saudi ban on women in stadiums

Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini on Thursday condemned as "disgusting" restrictions imposed on women hoping to see the final of the Italian Supercoppa, which is being staged this month in Saudi Arabia.

Riyadh begins 2019 with children-oriented hate song against Doha

Riyadh begins 2019 with children-oriented hate song against Doha

In blatant violation of childhood innocence, Saudi Arabia welcomed the New Year with a new hate speech-ridden children's song composed against Qatar.

Amnesty slams Saudi Arabia after removal of Netflix episode

Amnesty slams Saudi Arabia after removal of Netflix episode

A rights group on Wednesday criticized Saudi Arabia after Netflix blocked an episode of a comedy show that lambasted powerful Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.

Saudi woman activist tortured in jail: father

Saudi woman activist tortured in jail: father

The father of Saudi activist Loujain al-Hathloul has claimed that Saudi authorities are torturing his daughter inside the jail.

‘Blockade gave Qatar to break away from influence of Saudi Arabia’

‘Blockade gave Qatar to break away from influence of Saudi Arabia’

The blockade on Qatar has given the country the opportunity to break away from “the conservative influence of Saudi Arabia” and chart its own course on important social, political and economic issues ...

UN calls for 'credible' probe into Khashoggi murder

UN calls for 'credible' probe into Khashoggi murder

UN chief Antonio Guterres called Sunday for a "credible" probe into journalist Jamal Khashoggi's murder in Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul.

Pompeo says CIA still investigating killing of Khashoggi

Pompeo says CIA still investigating killing of Khashoggi

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo defended the Trump administration's handling of the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi on Wednesday, stressing Saudi Arabia's importance as a US ally against Iran.

Turkey calls for justice for Khashoggi killing under international law

Turkey calls for justice for Khashoggi killing under international law

Turkey said on Monday the world should seek justice for slain Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi under international law after Riyadh ruled out extraditing two senior Saudi officials who Turkish officials suspect planned his killing in Istanbul.