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Germany cuts Saudi arms exports by quarter in wake of Khashoggi scandal

The German government announced that its arms exports fell by close to 23% in 2018 compared to the previous year.

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US Lawyer Who Represented Saudi Men Who Fled Facing Threats

The Oregon attorney who represented Saudi nationals who fled the country after their government paid their bail has temporarily closed her law practice because of threats made since the cases were detailed by The Oregonian/OregonLive. Ginger Mooney, of Hood River, told the newspaper she has received dozens of terrifying emails and calls with ...

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Khashoggi Killing Detailed in New Book: ‘We Came to Take You to Riyadh’

Three Turkish reporters close to intelligence officials quote heavily from audiotapes that captured Jamal Khashoggi’s last minutes in the Saudi ...

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US Envoy: Taliban Must Engage Afghan Government

A high-level U.S. diplomat responsible for negotiations with the Taliban made it clear the insurgent group would have to engage with the Afghan ...

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Saudi teen in Canada says she's lucky to have escaped

Rahaf Mohammed, the Saudi teenager who fled her family and was granted asylum in Canada, said Tuesday that she was fortunate to have escaped.

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Rahaf Mohammed: Saudi teen's first public statement in Canada

Rahaf Mohammed makes her first public statement since arriving in Canada after being granted asylum.

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US Envoy in Kabul to Advance Afghan Peace Efforts

Zalmay Khalilzad, the man responsible for overseeing America’s negotiations with the Afghan Taliban, arrived Tuesday night in Kabul, after making stops in India, the United Arab Emirates, and China. He is expected to visit Islamabad next. His ...

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Artwork with Saudi Arabia flag removed from Ground Zero

A sculpture featuring the flag drew complaints after being installed near New York's Ground Zero.

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Pompeo Stops in Saudi Arabia to Meet With the Crown Prince

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on Monday during his tour of the Middle East. He aimed to discuss an array of topics — war, the journalist Jamal Khashoggi and diplomatic rifts — with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.

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Taliban Official Tells VOA Peace Talks With US Stalled

The fledgling U.S.-initiated dialogue with the Taliban, aimed at ending the war in Afghanistan, has come to a halt, an insurgent spokesperson said ...

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A Blockade and a Murder: U.S. Faces Enduring Problems With Saudis

The Trump administration is trying to uphold a relationship with Saudi Arabia while mitigating the fallout from actions by the kingdom and Crown ...

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Pompeo in Saudi Arabia to Discuss Khashoggi's Death, Alliance Against Iran

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is in Saudi Arabia where he is expected to demand justice for Jamal Khashoggi, a Saudi-born journalists murdered in Turkey. Pompeo arrived in Riyadh Sunday after a stop in Qatar. VOA's Zlatica Hoke reports Pompeo ...

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Pompeo: Saudi Leaders Committed to Accountability in Khashoggi Killing

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says Saudi King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman acknowledge "accountability needs to take place" in the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Pompeo spoke Monday after meeting with the Saudi leaders in Riyadh. The top U.S. diplomat said both the king and crown prince "reiterated their ...

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Rahaf al-Qunun: Saudi teen granted asylum in Canada

Canada will grant asylum to an 18-year-old Saudi woman who fled to Thailand to escape her allegedly abusive family, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Friday.

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Saudi Prince Turki al-Faisal on Saudi-US relationship

Prince Turki al-Faisal spoke to the BBC about the current Saudi-US relationship and the murder of Jamal Khashoggi.

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Saudi Prince al-Faisal warns against US Syria pullout

A senior royal family member says US troop withdrawals will have a "very negative" impact on the Syrian people.

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Pompeo: US to Seek Accountability for Khashoggi Murder

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Sunday the U.S. will ask the Saudi crown prince Mohammed Bin Salman to make sure those who murdered ...

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Pompeo: Qatar Diplomatic Crisis 'Has Dragged on Too Long'

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Sunday an ongoing boycott of Qatar by four of America's allies in the Middle East "has dragged on too long," though he gave no sign of any coming breakthrough in the dispute.   Stopping off in the small, energy-rich nation as part of a Mideast tour, America's top diplomat made a repeated point to say that ...

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Women's rights in Saudi Arabia: 'I escaped to seek a better life'

Salwa, 24, tells the BBC that she ran away from her family in Saudi Arabia to seek a better life.

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Jamal Khashoggi Fast Facts

View Jamal Khashoggi Fast Facts on CNN and learn more information about the life and murder of the Saudi journalist.

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Rahaf al-Qunun: Saudi teen refugee arrives in Canada

Rahaf al-Qunun is granted asylum after fleeing her family in a drama that captured world headlines.

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Trudeau Says Canada Is ‘Pleased’ to Give Asylum to Saudi Woman

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of Canada said the country accepted a request from the United Nations to grant asylum to Rahaf Mohammed Alqunun, who ...

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Saudi Women, Tired of Restraints, Find Ways to Flee

Often aided and inspired by social media, an increasing number of young Saudi women are taking enormous gambles to escape the country, rights groups ...

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Saudi Woman Who Fled Family Granted Asylum in Canada

Rahaf Mohammed Alqunun, 18, had rallied support from a Bangkok hotel room to avoid being deported, saying she feared that her relatives might kill her.

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Rahaf al-Qunun: Saudi teen granted asylum in Canada

Rahaf al-Qunun, 18, said she fled because she had renounced Islam and feared she would be killed.

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‘Smiling face’: Saudi teen fleeing family is granted asylum in Canada

Rahaf Mohammed Alqunun, 18, used social media to press her appeals for refugee status after breaking from her family and flying to Thailand.

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