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WATCH: White House criticized for muted response to missing journalist

4 monthes ago   |   By ABC News

President Trump says he's reluctant to stop trade with Saudi Arabia in wake of the disappearance of Washington Post writer Jamal Khashoggi.
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Former U.S. Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Robert Jordan On The Crown Prince's Paranoia And Belief He Is Bulletproof

4 monthes ago   |   By FOX News

Former U.S. Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Robert Jordan spoke with Brina Kilmeade about the the disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi, a Saudi journalist and columnist for The Washington Post. Jordan says Saudia Arabia needs to come clean and have had every opportunity to explain what has happened. When asked what the mindset of the Crown Prince of Saudia Arabia is that would lead him to possibly murder Khashoggi, Jordan said "I think it is probably a combination of extreme paranoia on his part about even the slightest dissent even moderate dissent coupled with a belief that he is bulletproof in...
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Trump's Saudi Delusions

4 monthes ago   |   By Slate

President Trump's refusal to cancel arms sales to Saudi Arabia, in response to the disappearance and likely murder of Washington Postcolumnist Jamal Khashoggi, is certainly cruel, cold, and callow-a dark parody of realpolitik foreign policy. But his rationale for doing so is also based on several false premises, and it reflects Trump's stunning weakness as an international negotiator.
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Friend of disappeared journalist Khashoggi says Saudi Arabia likely took Trump's anti-media rhetoric to heart

Friend of disappeared journalist Khashoggi says Saudi Arabia likely took Trump's anti-media rhetoric to heart

4 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Khaled Saffuri, a friend of missing Saudi critic and journalist Jamal Khashoggi, said the Saudi regime likely killed him.
Saffuri said that the Saudis likely thought: "Trump hates journalists, and he would not react if we killed one journalist."
Trump has expressed his concern over the Khashoggi case but said he would not halt arms sales to Saudi Arabia over it.
Saffuri's remarks came as Turkey claimed to have audio and video footage of Khashoggi being killed during his visit to the Saudi consulate.
A close friend of Jamal Khashoggi , the Saudi critic and journalist who went missing under...
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