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Trump: Saudi explanation of Khashoggi death credible

Trump: Saudi explanation of Khashoggi death credible

US President Donald Trump said Friday he found Saudi Arabia's explanation about the death of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi credible and termed it an "important first step."

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.

Khashoggi ‘certainly looks’ to be dead, says Trump

Khashoggi ‘certainly looks’ to be dead, says Trump

US President Donald Trump on Thursday said he presumes journalist Jamal Khashoggi is dead and that the US response to Saudi Arabia will likely be "very severe" ...

Trump announces 'intent to nominate' US envoy to Qatar

Trump announces 'intent to nominate' US envoy to Qatar

US President Donald Trump has announced his "intent to nominate" Mary Catherine Phee as ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary of the United States to Qatar, the White House has said in a statement.

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..

Trump threatens to cut US aid to Honduras over immigrant caravan

Trump threatens to cut US aid to Honduras over immigrant caravan

US President Donald Trump threatened on Tuesday to withdraw funding and aid from Honduras if it does not stop a caravan of people that is heading to the United States, in his latest effort to show his administration's tough stance on immigration.

US defence chief Mattis says Trump is '100 percent' with him

US defence chief Mattis says Trump is '100 percent' with him

US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said President Donald Trump has assured him of his full support, one day after Trump appeared to cast doubt over the Pentagon chief's fate.

Trump vows ‘severe punishment’ if Khashoggi killed

Trump vows ‘severe punishment’ if Khashoggi killed

Washington US President Donald Trump said in a CBS interview yesterday that there would be “severe punishment” for Saudi Arabia if it turns out that missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul.

Trump says he'll talk to Saudis about missing journalist

Trump says he'll talk to Saudis about missing journalist

US President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he plans to speak with Saudi Arabian officials at some point about the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, who went missing a week ago.

Kavanaugh sworn in at US Supreme Court after divisive fight

Kavanaugh sworn in at US Supreme Court after divisive fight

Conservative US judge Brett Kavanaugh was confirmed to the Supreme Court Saturday by a razor-thin margin in the Senate, ending months of partisan rancor over his nomination and offering Donald Trump one of the biggest victories of his presidency.

Trudeau says Canadians are 'tough negotiators'

Trudeau says Canadians are 'tough negotiators'

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau brushed off Thursday the US president's criticism of Canada in continental trade talks, saying Donald Trump views them as hard ‘because Canadians are tough negotiators.’

Trump says to announce details of 2nd meeting with North Korea's Kim

Trump says to announce details of 2nd meeting with North Korea's Kim

President Donald Trump said on Wednesday the United States and North Korea have ‘a wonderful relationship going’ and that he would be announcing the timing and location of his next meeting ...