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WASHINGTON | The Latest: Turkey says Trump wants to avoid Khashoggi issue

WASHINGTON  — The Latest on the fallout from the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi (all times local): 4:10 a.m. Turkey’s foreign minister has criticized President Donald Trump, saying the U.S. leader appears to want to turn a blind eye to the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi by Saudi agents at the kingdom’s consulate in … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Turkey says Trump wants to avoid Khashoggi issue

ANKARA, Turkey | The Latest: Sweden, Denmark react to Erdogan speech

ANKARA, Turkey — The Latest on the killing of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi (all times local): 4:40 p.m. The leaders of Sweden and Denmark are reacting after Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Saudi Arabia murdered Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi after plotting his death. Stefan Lofven, Sweden’s acting prime minister, says “it seems very credible … Continue reading ANKARA, Turkey | The Latest: Sweden, Denmark react to Erdogan speech

ISTANBUL | The Latest: Turkey finds Saudi Consulate vehicle in car park

ISTANBUL— The latest on the fallout from the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi at the kingdom’s consulate in Istanbul (all times local): 5:15 p.m. Turkey’s state-run news agency says authorities have found a vehicle belonging to the Saudi Consulate at an underground car park in Istanbul. Anadolu Agency says Monday the vehicle with diplomatic … Continue reading ISTANBUL | The Latest: Turkey finds Saudi Consulate vehicle in car park

ISTANBUL | The Latest: Siemens CEO calls off Saudi conference trip

ISTANBUL— The latest on the fallout from the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi at the kingdom’s consulate in Istanbul (all times local): 3:45 p.m. The chief executive of German industrial conglomerate Siemens says he won’t be going to this week’s investment conference in Saudi Arabia. He’s the latest to pull out of the event … Continue reading ISTANBUL | The Latest: Siemens CEO calls off Saudi conference trip

ISTANBUL |The Latest: Merkel backs freeze on arms exports to Saudi

ISTANBUL — The Latest on the fallout from the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi at his country’s consulate in Istanbul (all times local): 10:40 p.m. Turkey’s official news agency says the fiancée of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi has been given 24-hour police protection. Anadolu news agency reported that the decision was made by the … Continue reading ISTANBUL |The Latest: Merkel backs freeze on arms exports to Saudi

ISTANBUL | A timeline of Saudi statements on the killing of Khashogg

ISTANBUL— The official Saudi statements on the fate of journalist Jamal Khashoggi have changed several times since he mysteriously disappeared after entering his country’s consulate in Istanbul earlier this month. The latest announcement on Saturday, declaring that Khashoggi had died in a “fistfight” with officials that came to see him there, increased criticism over Saudi’s … Continue reading ISTANBUL | A timeline of Saudi statements on the killing of Khashogg

ANKARA, Turkey | The Latest: State TV: Turkey questions Saudi Consulate staff

ANKARA, Turkey — The Latest on the disappearance of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi, a Washington Post columnist who went missing after entering the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul earlier this month (all times local): 4:50 p.m. Turkey’s state-run Anadolu news agency says prosecutors are questioning a number of employees of the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul over … Continue reading ANKARA, Turkey | The Latest: State TV: Turkey questions Saudi Consulate staff