Hatice Cengiz slams stance taken by US President Trump's administration on Jamal Khashoggi's murder, telling a House Foreign Affairs subcommittee not enough was being done to hold Saudis accountable.
Turkey probes if two alleged UAE spies are connected to Khashoggi’s murder
14 May 2019
After two men detained in Turkey confess to spying on Arab dissidents - one of whom killed himself in a Turkish jail - officials are now looking into whether they are linked to the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. #Khashoggi #Turkey #UAE
Turkey detains two alleged spies working for the UAE
14 May 2019
Two men detained in Turkey confess to spying on Arab dissidents. Turkish officials are now looking into whether the two alleged spies working for the UAE, are linked to the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. #Khashoggi #UAE #spies
The Khashoggi murder hasn't moderated Saudi Arabia's behaviour
The CIA has alerted Norway that an activist living there is under threat from Saudi Arabia, bringing back memories of the grisly murder of Jamal Khashoggi and the grim reality that no one has been held accountable.
Saudi wealth has business community overlooking human rights wrongs
29 Apr 2019
Much of the world's business elite boycotted the so-called 'Davos in the Desert' summit in S Arabia over the killing of journalist Khashoggi. But now, some of those same people are front-and-centre at another financial conference in Riyadh.
One of two suspected spies for UAE held in Turkey found dead in prison
The arrests were made on Monday as part of a counter-intelligence operation, a senior Turkish official said. One of the two men arrived in Turkey in October, days after journalist Jamal Khashoggi's murder inside Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul.
US bars entry to 16 Saudis over Khashoggi killing – Pompeo
US President Donald Trump's administration has faced pressure from Congress over its sputtering response over the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul last October.
Saudi Arabia gave millions to Khashoggi family to avoid public criticism – report
4 Apr 2019
Saudi Arabia has given million-dollar houses and monthly five-figure payments to Jamal Khashoggi’s children in a bid to reach an agreement with the family and avoid public criticism. #Khashoggi #Saudi #MBS
Jamal Khashoggi's children paid by kingdom – report
Payments to four of children of the slain journalist "are part of an effort by Saudi Arabia to reach a long-term arrangement with Khashoggi family members, aimed in part at ensuring that they continue to show restraint in their public statements."
US has done nothing to address Khashoggi murder - The Post
Saudi Arabia has not yet approved the German embassy’s request to observe the Khashoggi murder trial, Germany's foreign ministry said.
Saudi crown prince authorised the squad linked to Khashoggi's killing – NYT report
20 Mar 2019
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman had authorised a squad to silence critics more than a year before the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, according to a new report by the New York Times. #Khashoggi #MBS #killing
MBS ran 'intervention' against dissidents before Khashoggi murder - NYT
The New York Times is reporting that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman authorised operations to silence dissent by what US authorities are calling the 'Rapid Intervention Group,' well before the murder of Jamal Khashoggi.
Interpol issues red notices for Khashoggi murder suspects
Saudi human rights chief Bandar bin Mohammed al Aiban told the UN Human Rights Council that there had been three hearings over the "heinous crime" and "unfortunate accident" at its Istanbul consulate without giving details.
36 countries issue first rebuke of Saudi Arabia at UN forum
12 Mar 2019
As many as 36 countries, including all 28 EU members, called on Saudi Arabia to release detained activists and cooperate with a UN-led investigation into the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi at its Istanbul consulate.
Senate must hold Trump accountable on Khashoggi: Washington Post
Senators at Abizaid's confirmation hearing including Trump's fellow Republicans as well as Democrats condemned the kingdom's conduct in the civil war in Yemen, heavy-handed diplomacy and rights abuses.
Khashoggi's remains may have been burned: reports
6 Mar 2019
Jamal Khashoggi’s body was likely burned in a large oven at the Saudi consulate general’s residence in Istanbul, reports say. #Khashoggi #Saudi #embassy