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Edward Snowden: Israeli spyware was used to track and eventually kill Jamal Khashoggi

Israeli spyware was used to help track and eventually kill journalist Jamal Khashoggi, the NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden claims. Snowden alleged while speaking remotely at a security conference that Saudi agents bugged the phone of Khashoggi’s close associate. They tracked Khashoggi’s movements before eventually killing him at the Saudi Consulate […]
Edward Snowden: Israeli spyware was used to track and eventually kill Jamal Khashoggi
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It looks like Turkey has dismissed a bizarre Saudi theory about Khashoggi’s death that a mystery collaborator in Istanbul was given his body then vanished

Anonymous Saudi officials have pushed a theory that Jamal Khashoggi’s body was rolled up in some kind of fabric and given to a Turkish coconspirator. Turkish authorities do not believe this person exists, The Washington Post reported Wednesday, citing an unnamed official. The location of Khashoggi’s remains is one of […]
It looks like Turkey has dismissed a bizarre Saudi theory about Khashoggi’s death that a mystery collaborator in Istanbul was given his body then vanished
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Saudi Arabia’s crown prince reportedly told Jared Kushner and Trump’s national security adviser that journalist Jamal Khashoggi was a ‘dangerous Islamist’

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman reportedly told White House adviser Jared Kushner and National Security Adviser John Bolton that Jamal Khashoggi was a “dangerous Islamist” on a phone call just days after the Saudi journalist went missing. Those who knew Khashoggi, including his family and former colleagues, have completely […]
Saudi Arabia’s crown prince reportedly told Jared Kushner and Trump’s national security adviser that journalist Jamal Khashoggi was a ‘dangerous Islamist’
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Saudi Arabia hopes the world will forget about Jamal Khashoggi’s killing, and still hasn’t answered simple questions about his death

It’s been roughly a month since Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, and Riyadh still hasn’t answered simple questions about his death. We don’t know where Khashoggi’s body is. The Saudis have admitted Khashoggi’s killing was premeditated, but haven’t said who ordered the hit. […]
Saudi Arabia hopes the world will forget about Jamal Khashoggi’s killing, and still hasn’t answered simple questions about his death
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Jamal Khashoggi was strangled then chopped into pieces, Turkey says — the most detailed official account of his death so far

A top Turkish prosecutor on Wednesday said Jamal Khashoggi was strangled shortly after entering the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul on October 2. The journalist’s body was then dismembered, Istanbul’s chief prosecutor, Irfan Fidan, said. It is the most detailed official account of Khashoggi’s killing so far. Jamal Khashoggi was strangled […]
Jamal Khashoggi was strangled then chopped into pieces, Turkey says — the most detailed official account of his death so far
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Erdogan hinted that Saudi Arabia is turning its Khashoggi probe into a cover-up, and it looks like a warning shot at the crown prince

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan appeared to fire a warning shot at Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Tuesday. Speaking about the investigation into Jamal Khashoggi’s killing, Erdogan said on Tuesday: “There is no point in procrastinating or trying to save some people from under this.” Erdogan didn’t name anyone, […]
Erdogan hinted that Saudi Arabia is turning its Khashoggi probe into a cover-up, and it looks like a warning shot at the crown prince
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UN says Jamal Khashoggi murder was likely an ‘extrajudicial killing’ committed by the Saudi state

The United Nations on Thursday said journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s murder “bears all the hallmarks of an extrajudicial execution” committed by the Saudi state. Agnes Callamard, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on Extrajudicial, Summary or Arbitrary Executions, said that those who masterminded Khashoggi’s killing are “are high enough to represent the […]
UN says Jamal Khashoggi murder was likely an ‘extrajudicial killing’ committed by the Saudi state
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Khashoggi’s brutal killing could lead to charges against Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman under international law. But experts say the Saudis will ‘never go along.’

The killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi could potentially lead to charges against Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman under international law. But experts say that would never happen without an independent investigation. Sherine Tadros, head of the UN office for Amnesty International in New York, says the UN needs to […]
Khashoggi’s brutal killing could lead to charges against Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman under international law. But experts say the Saudis will ‘never go along.’
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Fox News host Tucker Carlson slams ‘false’ outrage over the alleged murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi

Conservative Fox News host Tucker Carlson has repeatedly called the international – and bipartisan – uproar over journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s alleged murder by Saudi officials a politically motivated “stunt.” Carlson accused the media and American politicians of selective outrage over the Saudi government’s latest human rights violation. Conservative Fox News […]
Fox News host Tucker Carlson slams ‘false’ outrage over the alleged murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi
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Why Turkish officials keep challenging Saudi Arabia’s claims about Khashoggi’s killing

Turkish officials have continuously leaked intelligence reports about the journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s killing to US and Turkish media outlets as Saudi Arabia tries to absolve its leadership of responsibility. Many senior officials, including Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, are also issuing increasingly bold statements implicating the Saudi leadership in Khashoggi’s […]
Why Turkish officials keep challenging Saudi Arabia’s claims about Khashoggi’s killing
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Saudi foreign minister denies the crown prince had anything to do with Khashoggi’s death as Trump says ‘there’s been lies’ in Saudi Arabia’s explanations

On Sunday, the Saudi foreign minister denied Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman knew of Jamal Khashoggi‘s death before it occurred in the Saudi consulate in Turkey on October 2. Saudi Arabia said Saturday that Khashoggi died after a fistfight escalated inside the consulate, but many international leaders were sceptical of […]
Saudi foreign minister denies the crown prince had anything to do with Khashoggi’s death as Trump says ‘there’s been lies’ in Saudi Arabia’s explanations
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The Saudi government reportedly targeted and punished several dissidents after an American consultancy firm identified them in a report

The Saudi government targeted and punished several dissidents after the American consultancy firm McKinsey & Company identified them in a report as critics, The New York Times reported. McKinsey reportedly created a nine-page report gauging public response to Saudi austerity measures announced in 2015, and found that three dissidents had […]
The Saudi government reportedly targeted and punished several dissidents after an American consultancy firm identified them in a report
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Trump says ‘we have a tremendous order’ with Saudi Arabia, doesn’t want to cancel defence contracts ‘as retribution’ for Jamal Khashoggi’s death

Saudi Arabia admitted that missing Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi died inside the Saudi Consulate after an encounter with Saudi operatives there “led to a quarrel and a physical confrontation.” President Donald Trump said he approves of Saudi Arabia’s acknowledgement and called it “a great first step.” An official statement […]
Trump says ‘we have a tremendous order’ with Saudi Arabia, doesn’t want to cancel defence contracts ‘as retribution’ for Jamal Khashoggi’s death
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Saudi officials reportedly confirm Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi is dead

Saudi Arabia reportedly confirmed the death of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi in a statement released early Saturday morning local time. Initial reports suggest Khashoggi was involved in “a physical confrontation, which resulted in his death,” the Saudi statement said. Around 18 suspects have been detained by the Saudis and […]
Saudi officials reportedly confirm Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi is dead
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A man often seen with Saudi Arabia’s crown prince was spotted in surveillance footage walking into the consulate in Istanbul just before Jamal Khashoggi disappeared

A man who has often been seen travelling with Saudi Arabia’s crown prince was photographed entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul just hours before Jamal Khashoggi disappeared. The man has been identified as Maher Abdulaziz Mutreb, a prominent aide to Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. The surveillance footage showing Mutreb […]
A man often seen with Saudi Arabia’s crown prince was spotted in surveillance footage walking into the consulate in Istanbul just before Jamal Khashoggi disappeared
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Top Republican slams Trump’s ‘clampdown’ on intelligence about missing journalist Khashoggi and calls on him to take a stand

Senate Foreign Relations Chairman Bob Corker said Thursday that the Trump administration must end its “clampdown” on intelligence about the alleged torture and murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi by the Saudis. Corker said a White House official this week prevented him from viewing recent intelligence related to Khashoggi’s disappearance. A […]
Top Republican slams Trump’s ‘clampdown’ on intelligence about missing journalist Khashoggi and calls on him to take a stand
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‘I’m not going to stop’: Friend of missing journalist Khashoggi says Saudi government knew about a ‘dangerous’ secret project they were working on

A friend of missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi said they were working on a secret project together that the Saudi government apparently knew about before he disappeared. The project, dubbed “the bees,” aimed to build an online army by providing Saudi activists with foreign SIM cards to avoid government detection. […]
‘I’m not going to stop’: Friend of missing journalist Khashoggi says Saudi government knew about a ‘dangerous’ secret project they were working on
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Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin pulls out of investor conference in Saudi Arabia amid outrage over journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s disappearance

US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin will not attend a major investment conference in Saudi Arabia following the disappearance and apparent killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Mnuchin originally said last week that he would still attend despite the outcry over Khashoggi’s disappearance. A number of high-profile executives, including JPMorgan CEO Jamie […]
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin pulls out of investor conference in Saudi Arabia amid outrage over journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s disappearance
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Part of the reason the Khashoggi case is a major international crisis is the sheer depravity of the reports of his killing

Warning – this article contains graphic descriptions of violence which readers could find distressing. The disappearance – and alleged murder – of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi has become a full-blown international crisis, with terrible optics for Saudi Arabia. Part of the reason behind this global attention is the gruesome details […]
Part of the reason the Khashoggi case is a major international crisis is the sheer depravity of the reports of his killing
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Saudi forensic specialist suspected to have played a role in the death of Jamal Khashoggi reportedly told people to listen to music as he dismembered his body

Turkish officials reportedly offered gruesome details to support their conclusion that Jamal Khashoggi, the Washington Post columnist who disappeared after visiting a Saudi consulate in Istanbul, Turkey, was killed. Officials reportedly said they shared details of an audio recording with the US and Saudi Arabia. The recording is said to […]
Saudi forensic specialist suspected to have played a role in the death of Jamal Khashoggi reportedly told people to listen to music as he dismembered his body
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Trump officials dodge questions on US support for Saudi Arabia amid Khashoggi crisis

Senior Trump administration officials dodged a question on US support for Saudi Arabia as they announced new sanctions against Iran. The developments came amid the ongoing investigation into the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The sanctions target Iran’s Basij Resistance Force, which is accused of using child soldiers. “Normal […]
Trump officials dodge questions on US support for Saudi Arabia amid Khashoggi crisis
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Trump said he has ‘no financial interests in Saudi Arabia.’ But his businesses have made millions from the Saudi government, and the crown prince gave his New York City hotel a huge boost.

President Donald Trump stood by Saudi Arabia in a statement on Tuesday, despite the CIA reportedly concluding that Saudi crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the killing of journalist JamalKhashoggi. Following the uproar over Khashoggi’s disappearance, Trump tweeted that he had “no financial interests in Saudi Arabia.” The Trump Organisation […]
Trump said he has ‘no financial interests in Saudi Arabia.’ But his businesses have made millions from the Saudi government, and the crown prince gave his New York City hotel a huge boost.
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Turkey reportedly finds ‘certain evidence’ that Jamal Khashoggi was killed in Saudi Arabia’s Istanbul consulate

Turkey has “certain evidence” that the Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed in his country’s consulate in Istanbul, an unnamed Turkish official told the Associated Press. The comment was made shortly after Turkish investigators searched the consulate on Monday and early Tuesday. Khashoggi disappeared after entering the Saudi Consulate to […]
Turkey reportedly finds ‘certain evidence’ that Jamal Khashoggi was killed in Saudi Arabia’s Istanbul consulate