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Trump’s ‘rogue killers’ comment is latest echo of suspect foreign talking points

The president's remark about the disappearance of a Saudi journalist is one of several that have matched controversial claims from other nations.

Trump's uncritical embrace of MBS set the stage for Khashoggi crisis

Peter Bergen writes that the mysterious disappearance of Washington Post contributor Jamal Khashoggi, raises important questions, not only about the nature of the Saudi regime, but also about the Trump administration's uncritical embrace of its 33-year-old Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, a close alliance that was engineered by President Trump's ...

Saudi government preparing to admit death of missing journalist inside consulate

CBS News has learned that Saudi Arabia is ready to admit wrongdoing in the case of missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Initially, Saudi Arabia denied ...

NY Times /
Mnuchin to Decide by Friday Whether to Cancel on Saudi Conference

The disappearance of a Saudi journalist has created an awkward diplomatic situation for the Treasury secretary, who so far has not followed several ...

Saudi Arabia preparing to admit Jamal Khashoggi died in consulate

CBS News has learned Saudi leadership is preparing to admit that missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi's death was the result of an interrogation gone ...

NY Times /
DNA, Paul Allen, Saudi Arabia: Your Monday Evening Briefing

Here’s what you need to know at the end of the day.

Saudis preparing to admit journalist died during interrogation

According to two sources, the Saudis are preparing a report that will acknowledge that Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi's death was the result of an interrogation that went wrong, one that was intended to lead to his abduction from Turkey.

Saudis considering plan to admit that Khashoggi was killed in consulate

Saudi Arabia’s government is discussing a plan to admit that missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed after entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, three people with knowledge of the situation tell NBC News.

Google's top cloud exec drops out of Saudi tech conference after journalist disappearance

Google Cloud CEO Diane Greene is the latest Silicon Valley leader to drop out of the high-profile Saudi Arabian conference dubbed "Davos in the ...

Journalist's disappearance the 'first big policy crisis' for Trump administration: Ex-NATO commander

 There's about a 50-50 chance that tensions between the United States and Saudi Arabia significantly escalate, retired Adm. James Stavridis told ...

Reuters /
Trump sends Pompeo to Riyadh over Khashoggi; Saudis may blame official

Saudi Arabia is preparing to acknowledge the death of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi in a botched interrogation, CNN and the New York Times said on Monday, after U.S. President Donald Trump speculated "rogue killers" may be responsible.

Reuters /
BlackRock and Blackstone CEOs withdraw from Saudi conference: source

BlackRock Chief Executive Larry Fink and Blackstone Group CEO Stephen Schwarzman will no will no longer attend a high profile conference in Saudi Arabia, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters on Monday, becoming the latest senior executives to withdraw amid concerns about a missing journalist.

WATCH: Trump points to 'rogue killers' in journalist's disappearance

The Turks have said the Saudis killed Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi, a vocal critic of the Saudi royal family.

Saudi Arabia is the top US weapons buyer – but it doesn't spend as much as Trump boasts

Trump recently praised Riyadh's ambitions to buy $110 billion worth of U.S.-made arms, a figure that has yet to manifest in State Department or Defense Security Cooperation Agency announcements. 

USA Today /
Can Donald Trump handle the truth about Jamal Khashoggi?

On Saudi Arabia, Trump replays his role of a rogue apologist for brutal leaders who draw his favor: Our ...

USA Today /
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia rejects any attempts to undermine it

Statement via the Saudi Press Agency: The Kingdom appreciates the brothers’ stand in the face of the campaign of false allegations and ...

The Wall Street Journal /
U.S.-Saudi Tensions Put Oil-Price Discounts Into Play

Preferential pricing for U.S. purchases of Saudi oil could dry up if tensions over the suspected killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi continue to escalate between Washington and Riyadh.

Reuters /
JP Morgan and Ford cancel plans for Saudi investor event

JP Morgan & Chase Co Chief Executive Jamie Dimon and Ford Motor Co Chairman Bill Ford canceled plans to attend a Saudi investor conference, the companies said on Sunday, the latest such high-profile announcements after the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

WATCH: The Briefing Room: "Rogue killers" may be involved in Khashoggi disappearance: Trump

POTUS and First Lady visit Hurricane Michael devastation in Florida; U.S.-Saudi relations under strain after journalist goes missing; Sen. Elizabeth Warren reveals Native American ancestry.

USA Today /
Saudis to admit journalist was killed, assert death a result of botched interrogation, according to media reports

CNN reports that Saudi Arabia is preparing a report that would assert Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, was killed in an interrogation that went ...

Reuters /
Google to boycott Saudi conference over missing journalist

Alphabet Inc's Google on Monday became the latest company to say it would boycott a business conference in Saudi Arabia, after the disappearance of ...

Turkey given permission to search Saudi consulate in Khashoggi case

Saudi Arabia has given Turkey permission to search its Istanbul consulate Monday afternoon, nearly two weeks after journalist Jamal Khashoggi went ...

Trump appears to back Saudi King's denial and offers alternative theory in Khashoggi disappearance

The UK, Germany and France have demanded a credible investigation into the fate of missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi as international pressure ...

Trump suggests "rogue killers" could be behind journalist's disappearance

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is heading to Saudi Arabia to meet with the Saudi king Monday

Investigators inspect consulate where writer disappeared

The makeup of the investigative team that entered the diplomatic compound was not immediately clear

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