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UN expert: 'Credible evidence' Saudi crown prince liable for Khashoggi murder

1 month ago   |   By Politico


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Jamal Khashoggi was injected with sedatives before being suffocated with a plastic bag, according to a new UN report on the Saudi journalist's murder

Jamal Khashoggi was injected with sedatives before being suffocated with a plastic bag, according to a new UN report on the Saudi journalist's murder

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Jamal Khashoggi was most likely drugged and then suffocated with a plastic bag, a new UN investigation into his murder has found.
The findings come from a report published on Wednesday by UN special rapporteur Agnes Callamard, who led the investigation into Khashoggi's murder and was given access to CCTV and audio by Turkish, Saudi, and US authorities.
According to audio heard by Callamard, Khashoggi asks a man in the Saudi consulate on October 2: "There is a towel here. Are you going to give me drugs?" The man replies: "We will anesthetize you."
The method of Khashoggi's murder has so-far...
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Saudi Arabia responsible for ‘premediated execution' of Khashoggi - UN

Saudi Arabia responsible for ‘premediated execution' of Khashoggi - UN

1 month ago   |   By RT

Riyadh bears responsibility for the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a UN investigator said, calling for a further probe into Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's role in the crime.
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UN: Saudi Arabia's crown prince should be investigated for Jamal Khashoggi's murder

UN: Saudi Arabia's crown prince should be investigated for Jamal Khashoggi's murder

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

Saudi Arabia's crown prince should be investigated for the murder of Jamal Khashoggi amid “credible evidence” that he and other high-level officials in the kingdom are liable in the journalist's “deliberate, premeditated execution,” a UN investigator has concluded. Agnes Callamard, the UN's special rapporteur, released a scathing 101-page report Wednesday into what happened to Khashoggi,...
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Macy's says it will pull 'mom jeans' plates from stores after furious...

Macy's says it will pull 'mom jeans' plates from stores after furious customers accuse them of 'fat shaming'

Macy's said it will pull a set of plates from its stores after a consumer complained about them on Twitter. The plates, which have painted circles outlining the words skinny... Read more ...

Trump says he could win the war in Afghanistan 'in a week,' but he doesn't...

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President Donald Trump said he could end the war in Afghanistan, a conflict which has been raging for nearly two decades, in a week, but it would require killing 10 million... Read more ...

Equifax To Pay Up To $700 Million In Data Breach Settlement

Equifax To Pay Up To $700 Million In Data Breach Settlement

The credit reporting agency will pay up to $700 million in fines and monetary relief to consumers over a massive 2017 data breach that affected more than 148 million people. Read more ...

This is why hundreds of thousands of Puerto Ricans are taking to the streets...

This is why hundreds of thousands of Puerto Ricans are taking to the streets demanding that their governor resign

Hundreds of thousands of people hit the streets of Puerto Rico on Monday, demanding for the resignation of Governor Ricardo Rosselló. Calls for the governor to step down first... Read more ...

Boeing's credit outlook was just cut to 'negative' by a ratings agency...

Boeing's credit outlook was just cut to 'negative' by a ratings agency, which cited the 737 Max crisis

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Democrats want Robert Mueller's blockbuster congressional testimony to make...

Democrats want Robert Mueller's blockbuster congressional testimony to make the public aware of what's in his report, which most people still haven't read

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Former Senator Al Franken says he regrets resigning from office over sexual...

Former Senator Al Franken says he regrets resigning from office over sexual misconduct allegations

Former Sen. Al Franken of Minnesota resigned from the Senate in December of 2017 over multiple sexual misconduct allegations, but says he regrets abruptly leaving office... Read more ...

A new report tying Huawei to North Korea could flare up tensions with the US...

A new report tying Huawei to North Korea could flare up tensions with the US again

The Washington Post has leaked Huawei documents from an eight-year timespan showing the company worked on setting up networks in North Korea. The documents show Huawei worked... Read more ...

'Avengers: Endgame' dethroned 'Avatar' at the box office, but it would have...

'Avengers: Endgame' dethroned 'Avatar' at the box office, but it would have to make billions more to beat the actual biggest movie of all time

"Avengers: Endgame" dethroned "Avatar" as the biggest movie in the world of all time. But it has a tough hill to climb to beat "Gone with the Wind," the highest-grossing movie... Read more ...

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross reportedly can't stop falling asleep in...

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross reportedly can't stop falling asleep in department meetings

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross reportedly often falls asleep in department meetings and his staff are taking care of scheduling meetings for certain times of the day, according... Read more ...