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Saudi king briefs Putin on investigation into Khashoggi death

RIYADH (Web Desk) Saudi Arabia’s King Salman spoke with Russian president Vladimir Putin by telephone on Thursday to brief him on the investigation into the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, according to the official Saudi press agency, Reuters reports.The king assured Putin that the Saudi government was determined to …

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Son of Saudi journalist Khashoggi has left Saudi Arabia

RIYADH (Web Desk) The eldest son of murdered Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi arrived in Washington with his family from Saudi Arabia on Thursday, according to two sources close to the family, after US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo pushed for his return, Reuters reports.Salah Khashoggi, who holds dual US-Saudi citizenship …

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Saudi crown prince breaks silence on Khashoggi case

RIYADH (Web Desk) Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman promised on Wednesday that the killers of Jamal Khashoggi would be brought to justice, in his first public comments since the journalist’s murder sparked international condemnation.Prince Mohammed told a major investment conference in Riyadh that Saudi Arabia and Turkey would …

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Saudi Arabia to provide Pakistan $3billion as balance of payment support

RIYADAH (Web Desk) Saudi Arabia on Tuesday agreed to provide Pakistan $3billion for a period of one year as balance of payment support, ARY News reported.According to a statement released from foreign office, a Memorandum of Understanding was signed between Finance Minister Asad Umar and the Saudi Finance Minister Muhammad …

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Saudi Arabia in ‘crisis’ following Khashoggi’s killing, says minister

RIYADH (Web Desk) Saudi Arabia is in “crisis” over the murder of the journalist Jamal Khashoggi, the country’s energy minister, Khalid Al-Falih, warned today.Speaking at the Riyadh-held Future Investment Initiative (FII) summit, Al-Falih said that Khashoggi’s killing was “regrettable and unjustifiable.”We are going through a crisis,” the minister added.The three-day …

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Zardari better off meeting lawyers, not politicians: Chaudhry

RIYADH (Web Desk) Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry on Tuesday hit back at Asif Ali Zardari after the former president suggested uniting opposition parties against the government.Chaudhry, who is accompanying Prime Minister Imran Khan in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, tweeted that Zardari should prefer to meet lawyers instead of politicians. He will …

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Riyadh turns 3-year Yemen war into humanitarian crisis

SANA’A (Web Desk) In Yemen, rampant disease and hunger is seen as more devastating than Saudi bombs and gunfire.The poorest country in the Middle East, Yemen is now experiencing a deep famine, according to new UN data, quoted by Bloomberg in its new report.As detailed in the Bloomberg report, the …

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Saudi Arabia admits critic Khashoggi killed in Istanbul consulate

RIYADH (Web Desk) Saudi Arabia on Saturday admitted that critic Jamal Khashoggi was killed during a “brawl” inside its Istanbul consulate, an explanation that President Donald Trump said he found credible but failed to convince top US lawmakers.The kingdom announced the arrest of 18 Saudis in connection with their probe …

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Shia woman injured amid Saudi regime forces’ raid on Qatif

QATIF (Web Desk) A young woman has been shot and injured after Saudi regime forces stormed the kingdom’s oil-rich and Shia-populated Eastern Province as the Riyadh regime presses ahead with its brutal clampdown against pro-democracy campaigners and political dissidents.The Arabic-language Ahrar television network, in a post published on its official …

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