The Senate voted overwhelmingly to confirm a retired four-star general, John Abizaid, as the US ambassador to Saudi Arabia, filling an important diplomatic post that has been vacant for more than two years.
Australia, Canada and New Zealand join all 28 EU members at the UN asking Riyadh to release 10 activists and cooperate with a UN-led probe into the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
US foreign policy is based around freedom and democracy, but its Middle Eastern allies, Saudi Arabia and the UAE, are blatantly violating the universal human rights.
A new report accuses Saudi Arabia of antagonising and blackmailing its citizens through social media and its consulates, months after journalist Jamal Khashoggi was lured to the Saudi consulate in Turkey and killed.
The US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said that Washington understands Turkey's concerns and its efforts to protect its borders and people.
The Saudi Press Agency says the prosecution is seeking the death penalty for five of the 11 suspects on trial in the high-profile killing of Jamal Khashoggi at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul.
Saudi king demoted foreign minister Adel al-Jubeir, a critic of Syrian regime amid international scrutiny over killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
With 2018 almost out of the door, TRT World has prepared a brief excursion through the year to refresh your memory, touching upon a few key instances when the world took notice.
Arab league is getting ready to celebrate Riyadh as the media capital as the kingdom faces mounting scrutiny after killing of Saudi dissident journalist
Turkish president says that Jamal Khashoggi's killing is not something to be put aside, and the subject is clear in all aspects.
The US Senate votes on two resolutions, one recommending that Washington end its assistance to Saudi Arabia for the war in Yemen and the other holding Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman responsible for the murder of Jamal Khashoggi.
Saudi Arabia admitted the Riyadh critic was killed at its consulate in Istanbul. Earlier, Riyadh had denied any knowledge of Khashoggi's fate, saying he left the building alive, a claim Turkey refuted from the outset.
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