MPs press Hunt to take action against Saudis over Khashoggi affair

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Foreign policy Exclusive: Representatives of all opposition parties say ministers must change stance The letter cited the death of Jamal Khashoggi alongside the humanitarian disaster in Yemen. Photograph: Johnny Green/PA The government is facing renewed pressure over its continued ties to Saudi Arabia following Läs mer…

Jamal Khashoggi: murder in the consulate

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Jamal Khashoggi: murder in the consulate Jamal Khashoggi, pictured in Istanbul in May 2018. Photograph: Anadolu Agency/Getty Images After days of denial, Saudi Arabia has now said that the writer Jamal Khashoggi died in a ‘fist fight’ at its Istanbul consulate. Martin Chulov pieces Läs mer…

States ‘failing to seize Sudan’s dictator despite genocide charge’

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Observer Global development At least 33 countries ignored International Criminal Court’s warrants for arrest of Omar al-Bashir, say lawyers Omar al-Bashir was indicted by the ICC on multiple counts of genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes. Photograph: Ashraf Shazly/AFP Sudanese president Omar Läs mer…

Khashoggi murder exposes Trump administration's dependency on Saudis

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; US foreign policy It’s not just arms sales and business contacts, Trump needs Saudi Arabia to boost oil production when Iran sanctions kick in and to fund US plans for Syria Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s meeting with Donald Trump in March was the Läs mer…

Jamal Khashoggi: Germany and EU condemn Saudi explanation of death

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Jamal Khashoggi Angela Merkel says Riyadh’s claim journalist died in a ‘fistfight’ not sufficient as international criticism grows Journalist Jamal Khashoggi died at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on 2 October. Photograph: Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Germany’s chancellor has demanded “transparency” from Riyadh over the Läs mer…

Republicans break ranks with Trump over Saudi dissident’s death

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The Observer Jamal Khashoggi Senator calls account of Jamal Khashoggi’s demise in fist fight ‘bizarre’ Police barricades in front of the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. Photograph: Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Scorn and disbelief at Saudi Arabia’s official explanation of the death of dissident journalist Jamal Läs mer…

Khashoggi mourners demand 'true justice' after Saudi disclosures

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Jamal Khashoggi Colleagues say they want punishment for killers and ‘the authority that gave the orders’ Turan Kışlakçı reads a statement outside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. Photograph: Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Friends and colleagues of the Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi have resumed their vigil Läs mer…

UK considers 'next steps' after Saudis confirm Khashoggi death

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Jamal Khashoggi Foreign Office calls journalist’s killing ‘terrible act’ amid calls to suspend arms sales Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi speaking in Ankara, Turkey. Photograph: Anadolu Agency/Getty Images The UK Foreign Office has said it is considering its “next steps” after Saudi Arabia said the Läs mer…

US ready to move on from Khashoggi case but will Turkey play along? | Patrick Wintour

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Saudi Arabia Few believe the Saudis’ explanation. The question is whether they pretend to do so Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has been appointed to oversee a reform and modernisation of Saudi Arabia’s intelligence department. Photograph: Amir Levy/Reuters “Here’s the smell of blood still. Läs mer…

Silicon Valley's Saudi ties face fresh scrutiny in wake of Khashoggi affair

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Silicon Valley SoftBank, the world’s largest tech investment fund, partnered with the Kingdom to pump billions into America’s startups Donald Trump with Masayoshi Son in December 2016. Son has yet to comment publicly on his company’s relationship with Saudi Arabia. Photograph: Andrew Harnik/AP In Läs mer…

Khashoggi case sends fresh chill through Saudi elite

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Saudi Arabia Months of repression had already convinced many they should think twice before speaking out Portraits of King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on a building in Riyadh. Photograph: Fayez Nureldine/AFP/Getty Images As each new revelation about the disappearance of the Läs mer…

Shorten says Australia should boycott Saudi summit over Khashoggi death

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Australian politics Kingdom needs to provide a forthright and accurate account of what occurred, opposition leader says Bill Shorten says Australia needs to send a strong signal to Saudi Arabia about its concern over Jamal Khashoggi’s death. Photograph: Mike Bowers for the Guardian Federal Läs mer…

Jamal Khashoggi: Saudis admit journalist was killed in Istanbul consulate – updates

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Follow all the worldwide reaction after the authorities announce in late-night TV broadcast, security chief is sacked and 18 Saudi nationals are under arrest Jamal Khashoggi is dead, Saudis sayObituary: high-profile campaigner who paid highest price LIVE Updated Protesters outside the White House urhging Läs mer…

Jamal Khashoggi obituary

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Jamal Khashoggi Saudi Arabian journalist who fell foul of his country’s ruling dynasty after moving abroad so he could criticise it more freely Jamal Khashoggi speaking at a press conference in Bahrain in 2015. Photograph: Hasan Jamali/AP The Saudi Arabian journalist Jamal Khashoggi was Läs mer…

Jamal Khashoggi is dead, Saudi Arabian state television confirms

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Jamal Khashoggi Fight broke out between Khashoggi and those who met him consulate, announcement said Gen Ahmed al-Asiri is sacked from intelligence position Jamal Khashoggi at a press conference in Manama on 15 December 2014. Photograph: Mohammed Al-Shaikh/AFP/Getty Images Saudi Arabia has said the Läs mer…