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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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Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens was remembered as a...

Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens was remembered as a 'brilliant man' during ceremony

The 99-year-old Stevens died last week after suffering a stroke. Justice Elena Kagan, who replaced Stevens on the court after he retired in 2010, spoke during a brief ceremony... Read more ...

Police: 3 dogs die after being left in hot car in Rhode Island

Police: 3 dogs die after being left in hot car in Rhode Island

A dog owner faces charges after she allegedly left the animals in a car. Read more ...

Macy's removes plates after customers complain they promote ‘eating disorders'

Macy's removes plates after customers complain they promote ‘eating disorders'

The “Pourtions” plate outline three circles that are labeled as “mom jeans,” “favorite jeans” and “skinny jeans.” Read more ...

Equifax to pay up to $700 million for exposing 150 million Americans'...

Equifax to pay up to $700 million for exposing 150 million Americans' personal data

The Federal Trade Commission announced Monday that Equifax will pay at least $300 million and as much as $425 million to compensate affected people with credit monitoring services. Read more ...

Parents of 18-month-old who fell to her death from cruise ship describe...

Parents of 18-month-old who fell to her death from cruise ship describe 'unfathomable' grief

"And I just kept saying, 'Take me to my baby. Where's my baby?' I didn't even notice a window. I ran over there, and I looked over, and it wasn't water down there, it was... Read more ...

Scientists discovered a new species of tiny sharks that glow in the dark

Scientists discovered a new species of tiny sharks that glow in the dark

The 5 1/2-inch American pocket shark is the first of its kind to be discovered in the Gulf of Mexico. Read more ...

New photos of Prince George released to mark his 6th birthday

New photos of Prince George released to mark his 6th birthday

George is currently third in line to the British throne, behind his father and grandfather, Prince Charles, the Prince of Wales. Read more ...

Trump Denies Iran Has Captured 17 CIA Spies

Trump Denies Iran Has Captured 17 CIA Spies

A senior Iranian intelligence officer says Iran has detained CIA-trained spies who were attempting to gather information on the country's military and nuclear capabilities. Read more ...

Trump rules out Afghan plan that would kill millions

Trump rules out Afghan plan that would kill millions

President Trump said Monday that he had “plans” that would win the 19-year-old Afghan war in as little as a week - but that the US would have to “kill 10 million people” and... Read more ...

Odell Beckham unloads fresh round of Giants hate for Dave Gettleman, Pat Shurmur

Odell Beckham unloads fresh round of Giants hate for Dave Gettleman, Pat Shurmur

Odell Beckham Jr. insists the Giants “could never get past my past'' and said his initial reaction when he heard he was traded to Cleveland was not disappointment. “I felt... Read more ...