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WASHINGTON | The Latest: Turkey: Saudi crown prince asked to meet Erdogan

WASHINGTON — The Latest on the fallout from the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi (all times local): 4 a.m. Turkey’s top diplomat says Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has requested to meet Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on the sidelines of the upcoming Group of 20 summit in Buenos Aires. Mevlut Cavusoglu told … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Turkey: Saudi crown prince asked to meet Erdogan

WASHINGTON | Trump’s embrace of Saudi Arabia causes GOP rift

WASHINGTON  — President Donald Trump‘s embrace of Saudi Arabia has exposed a foreign policy rift in the Republican Party, as some of his GOP colleagues warn that not punishing the kingdom for its role in killing a U.S.-based columnist will have dangerous consequences. Many Republicans — even Sens. Lindsey Graham and Rand Paul, who share … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Trump’s embrace of Saudi Arabia causes GOP rift

ISTANBUL | Pompeo meets Saudi king, prince on Khashoggi’s disappearance

ISTANBUL— America’s top diplomat met on Tuesday with Saudi Arabia‘s King Salman and his son Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman over the disappearance and alleged slaying at the kingdom’s hands of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi at its consulate in Istanbul. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo smiled and shook hands with both men, who warmly greeted … Continue reading ISTANBUL | Pompeo meets Saudi king, prince on Khashoggi’s disappearance

COPENHAGEN, Denmark | Convicted killer of Kim Wall: Appeal case starts

COPENHAGEN, Denmark — Danish submarine inventor Peter Madsen, who was found guilty of the torture, sexual assault, murder and dismemberment of a Swedish reporter, appeared before an appeals court Wednesday to challenge his life sentence. The three-day session at the Eastern High Court in Copenhagen will not deal with the Apr. 25 guilty ruling. In … Continue reading COPENHAGEN, Denmark | Convicted killer of Kim Wall: Appeal case starts