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Saudi account of Khashoggi's death meets growing scepticism

Saudi account of Khashoggi's death meets growing scepticism

Saudi Arabia faced a growing chorus of incredulity Sunday over its belated explanation of how critic Jamal Khashoggi died inside its Istanbul consulate, as world powers demanded answers and the whereabouts of his body.

Saudi Arabia admits Khashoggi died in consulate

Saudi Arabia admits Khashoggi died in consulate

Saudi Arabia said on Saturday a missing journalist had died in a fight inside its Istanbul consulate and it had fired two senior officials over his death, an account President Donald Trump said was credible but US lawmakers found hard to believe.

Top US senators vow action over Khashoggi debacle

Top US senators vow action over Khashoggi debacle

An influential US Senate ally of President Donald Trump pledged yesterday that Congress would take decisive action against Saudi Arabia over a missing writer, calling for the ouster of Crown Prince Mohamed bin Salman..

Saudi faces business backlash over Khashoggi disappearance

Saudi faces business backlash over Khashoggi disappearance

Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is facing a backlash over the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi from business and media previously supportive of his reform drive, with partnerships at risk and big names boycotting a major conference this month.

Saudis arrested in anti-graft sweep to face trial

Saudis arrested in anti-graft sweep to face trial

Dozens of high-profile Saudi political and business figures arrested in an anti-corruption sweep will face trial, the attorney general said Monday, after a sweeping purge of the kingdom's upper ranks.

Trump meets with Saudi deputy crown prince

Trump meets with Saudi deputy crown prince

President Donald Trump met with Saudi Arabia's Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman at the White House on Tuesday for a discussion that was likely to touch on investment opportunities in the kingdom and efforts to stop the war in Syria.

Obama hosts Saudi’s Prince Mohammed

Obama hosts Saudi’s Prince Mohammed

US President Barack Obama hosted youthful Saudi Arabian Prince Mohammed bin Salman at the White House Friday, underscoring his guest's meteoric rise and increasingly pivotal role in managing strained US-Saudi ties.

Obama to meet Saudi deputy crown prince on Friday

Obama to meet Saudi deputy crown prince on Friday

US President Barack Obama will meet with Saudi Arabia's powerful deputy crown prince on Friday and the two are expected to discuss conflicts in the Middle East including the campaign against Islamic State.

Saudi deputy crown visits US

Saudi deputy crown visits US

Saudi Arabia's influential deputy crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, who leads an economic reform drive at home, left for talks in the United States on Monday, official media said.

Saudi Arabia unveils first targets in sweeping reform plan

Saudi Arabia unveils first targets in sweeping reform plan

Saudi Arabia has unveiled the first concrete targets in its ambitious effort to move its crude-dependent economy away from oil.

Saudi Arabia to join oil output freeze only if Iran joins

Saudi Arabia to join oil output freeze only if Iran joins

Saudi Arabia will agree to freeze crude oil production levels only if Iran and other major producers do so, the kingdom's deputy crown prince said in an interview with Bloomberg.