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    Khashoggi murder unthinkable without US backing: Rouhani

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 08:40pm on October 24, 2018

    Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s ‘heinous murder’ would have been unthinkable ‘without US backing,’ Iranian pesident Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday....

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    Saudi prince may be behind Khashoggi death: Trump

    Reuters . Istanbul | Updated at 08:39pm on October 24, 2018

    US president Donald Trump, in his toughest comments yet, said Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince bore ultimate responsibility for the operation that led to Jamal Khashoggi’s...

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    US revokes visas of some Saudis involved in Khashoggi killing

    Reuters . Washington, Ankara | Updated at 10:58am on October 24, 2018

    US president Donald Trump said on Tuesday Saudi authorities staged the ‘worst cover-up ever’ in the killing of prominent journalist Jamal Khashoggi this month, as...

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    US treasury secretary meets Saudi crown prince in Riyadh

    Agence France-Presse . Riyadh | Updated at 10:51am on October 23, 2018

    US treasury secretary Steven Mnuchin on Monday held closed-door talks in Riyadh with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, who has faced a global backlash...

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    Khashoggi’s message in a bottle, will we get it?

    Jim W Dean | Updated at 12:00am on October 23, 2018

    WE MAY never know if Mr Kashoggi had a premonition about his visit to the Saudi embassy in Istanbul. He walked in to complete some...

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    Saudi calls Khashoggi killing 'grave mistake,' says prince not aware

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 11:51am on October 22, 2018

    Saudi Arabia on Sunday called the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi at its Istanbul consulate a ‘huge and grave mistake,’ but sought to shield its...

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    Dhaka expects memo in return visit from KSA

    Shahidul Islam Chowdhury | Updated at 11:17pm on October 21, 2018

    The government is expecting that a memorandum of understanding on establishing a framework for defence cooperation with Saudi Arabia would be signed during a visit...

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    Saudi account of Khashoggi’s death meets growing scepticism

    Agence France-Presse . Dubai | Updated at 12:00am on October 22, 2018

    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...

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    Punishment of Khashoggi killers demanded

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 01:07am on October 21, 2018

    The UN chief, Britain’s foreign ministry and media groups on Saturday called for the punishment of those who ordered and carried out Saudi journalist Jamal...

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    KSA admits Khashoggi killed amid Turkey’s search for body

    Agence France-Presse . Riyadh | Updated at 12:00am on October 21, 2018

    Saudi Arabia on Saturday sacked two top aides to Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman after conceding that critic Jamal Khashoggi was killed inside its Istanbul...