Jamal Khashoggi

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  • UK - Saudi Arabia 2019-01-06 11:45

    By Fatemeh Salehi

    UK arms exports to Saudi Arabia 

    TEHRAN - Britain is the second-largest exporter of arms to Saudi Arabia after the U.S., regardless of human rights violations of Saudi Arabia. After the murder of Jamal Khashoggi, UK military sales to Riyadh has not only declined, but surprisingly increased. 

  • Mohammed bin Salman 2019-01-05 16:45

    2018: Saudis made a play for regional hegemony and tripped over a single murder

    The arrogant and impatient young Mohammed Bin Salman, who shouldered aside a raft of uncles and cousins to grab power as crown prince, is something new in Saudi history.

  • Adel al-Jubeir and Bin Salman 2018-12-27 21:20

    Saudi king demotes Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir in reshuffle

    Saudi Arabia's King Salman has appointed a new foreign minister as part of a major cabinet reshuffle, according to Saudi state media.

  • Farce of ‘reforms’ in Saudi: extra-judicial executions double under MBS 2018-12-23 10:39

    By Syed Zafar Mehdi

    Farce of ‘reforms’ in Saudi: extra-judicial executions double under MBS

    TEHRAN - The grandiloquent talk of ‘reforms’ in Saudi Arabia had dominated the popular discourse in the West after crown prince Mohammad bin Salman (MBS) engineered an unprecedented purge of his own family late last year and seized control of the palace.

  • Afghanistan 2018-12-19 20:01

    By Syed Zafar Mehdi

    'Afghanistan deadliest country in world for journalists in 2018'

    TEHRAN - Journalists in Afghanistan, where the foreign-imposed war has now stretched into its 18th year, continue to walk a tightrope, living dangerously while trying to report the daily incidents.

  • Yemeni children 2018-12-17 10:49

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    The U.S. Senate's role in the killing of Yemeni children

    TEHRAN - The U.S. Senate voted on Thursday to end American military assistance for Saudi Arabia’s war in Yemen. This was reported by the media as the strongest show of bipartisan defiance against Trump’s support for the Saudi family over the killing of Jamal Khashoggi, the Saudi journalist who was against bin Salman policies.

  • U.S.- Saudi Arabia 2018/12/16

    By Samuel Oakford

    Washington sends the Saudis a long-overdue bill

    The Pentagon’s $331 million invoice to the Kingdom and the UAE was another blow after a difficult week

  • Saudi Arabia 2018-12-16 12:09

    By Nicholas Kristof

    So, I Asked People in Saudi Arabia About Their Mad, Murderous Crown Prince

    The U.S. has leverage over Riyadh. Let’s use it.

    RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — It’s awkward to find yourself in a police state interviewing people about their leader’s penchant for starving children, torturing women or dismembering critics.

  • Trump 2018-12-14 15:06

    By hamid Bayati  

    Trump impeachment and stigmatizing MBS; the fate in the Congress’s hand

    TEHRAN - Perhaps Mohammed bin Salman failed to imagine that his credibility and royal reputation, or what’s left of it, would depend on U.S. Senate, which has become a nightmare for him.

  • khashoggi 2018-12-13 10:04

    By Syed Zafar Mehdi

    Person of the Year: Murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi

    TEHRAN - As 2018 approaches its end, it is time to look back at the important events and happenings that shaped the year. The year would go down in history for many reasons – tragic incidents, hyperbolic remarks, political dramas, trade wars, downfall of dictators, rise of democrats.

  • Norm Coleman (CBS) 2018-12-11 16:43

    by Eli Clifton

    GOP Purse Strings Held by Saudi Lobbyist

    Last month, Republican members of the House blocked a vote on legislation introduced by Rep. Ro Khanna (D-CA) to end the U.S. role in supporting the Saudi-led war in Yemen.

  • Senator Corker 2018-12-11 15:28

    Corker to introduce resolution holding Saudi crown prince 'responsible' for Khashoggi's death

    Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) said on Monday evening that he is planning to introduce a resolution that would name Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman as "responsible" for the death of Washington Post contributor Jamal Khashoggi. 

  • U.S.-Saudi 2018/12/05

    By Mudasir Sheikh

    Hypocrisy of U.S. and its Mideast allies

    There is no denying the fact that the U.S. is using Saudi oil card to damage the oil-based economies of Russia, Iran, and Venezuela as they are unfailingly challenging Washington’s hegemony.

  • U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham 2018-12-05 13:52

    U.S. senator calls bin Salman ‘crazy’ and ‘dangerous’

    U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham said on Tuesday that he had "high confidence" that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, known as MBS, was complicit in the killing of Jamal Khashoggi.

  • Senator Corker 2018-12-05 13:38

    Senator Corker: Bin Salman ordered and monitored killing o Khashoggi

    Sen. Bob Corker, a Tennessee Republican who chairs the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, says after a briefing with CIA Director Gina Haspel that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, known as MBS, "ordered, monitored, the killing" of Jamal Khashoggi.

  • Trump 2018-12-05 09:42

    By Martin Love

    The loss of the American “empire” is baked in the cake

    NORTH CAROLINA - So much going on round the world of note, and too few remarking at attempts to torture or waterboard free speech in the U.S., except this time if the subject literally drowns or dies, which journalist Jamal Khashoggi did in his own blood, no problem – that may be the intent anyway, to eliminate all dissenting voices that are, to one degree or another and maybe too loud about it, appalled by various rampant, overextended “isms”: Zionism, Neo-liberalism, run amok Capitalism, Communism, Nationalism, Nazism, Wahhabism, Americanism, and others. 

  • Mohammed Bin Salman ( MBS) 2018-12-04 23:38

    Senators accuse Saudi crown prince of complicity in Khashoggi murder

    Senators emerged from a closed-door briefing with the CIA director on Tuesday and accused the Saudi crown prince of complicity in the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

  • Jamal Khashoggi 2018-12-03 14:40

    Jamal Khashoggi's private WhatsApp messages may offer new clues to killing

    In his public writings, Jamal Khashoggi's criticism of Saudi Arabia and its Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was measured. In private, the Washington Post columnist didn't hold back.

  • Bernie Sanders and ِDonald Trump 2018-12-03 10:04

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    Bernie Sanders's hammer on the Trump's head 

    TEHRAN - Bernie Sanders, the old American senator, and one of Democratic nominees for the 2016 presidential election, continues to oppose U.S. President Donald Trump. This confrontation started at the time Trump entered the White House (by early 2017).

  • Jamal Khashoggi - Mohammed bin Salman 2018-12-02 11:03

    By Saied Sobhani

    Demonic Bin Salman in Buenos Aires

    The crown prince’s nightmare is Khashoggi

    TEHRAN – Buenos Aires hosted the 2018 G20 summit on Friday while the murder of Jamal Khashoggi, the Saudi national journalist who was horrifically murdered in the Saudi embassy in Turkey, was expected to have an impact on the assembly. 

  • Daryl Kimball 2018-12-02 10:35

    By Javad Heirannia

    Murder of Khashoggi has hardened Congress resistance to nuclear agreement with KSA: Daryl Kimball

    TEHRAN - Daryl Kimball, executive director of the Arms Control Association in Washington, says “I do not believe the Congress will approve a civil nuclear cooperation agreement with Saudi Arabia if it does not meet the “Gold Standard.”

  • Trump - Mohammed bin Salman 2018-11-28 12:18

    Iran, Saudi Arabia and a history of American aggression

    Tehran has repeatedly delivered on its promises, while Washington has fallen short and backed Riyadh’s disastrous regional adventures

  • Trump - Bin Salman 2018-11-28 09:57

    By Hanif Ghaffari

    Trump’s challenge on defending Bin Salman

    TEHRAN - Many U.S. sources have recently condemned the position taken by President Donald Trump on Khashoggi’s murder by Mohammad bin Salman, calling for a White House appeal against the Saudi Crown Prince. Even some Republican senators such as Lindsay Graham asserted that they have been disappointed with Mohammad bin Salman, despite their initial optimism, and demanded his withdrawal from power.

  • Donald Trump and Mohammed bin Salman 2018-11-27 12:29

    Trump is defending Mohammed bin Salman’s lies. Congress must insist on the truth.

    SAUDI ARABIA’S crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, is brazenly seeking to lie his way out of accountability for the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi — and the Trump administration is helping him do so.

  • Donald Trump- Mohammed bin Salman 2018-11-18 16:25

    Trump is defending Mohammed bin Salman’s lies. Congress must insist on the truth.

    SAUDI ARABIA’S crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, is brazenly seeking to lie his way out of accountability for the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi — and the Trump administration is helping him do so.

  • Trump-Bin Salman 2018-11-18 15:37

    Trump denies Mohammed bin Salman ordered murder of Khashoggi

    On Saturday, U.S. President Donald Trump disputed findings by American intelligence agencies that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the killing of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi consulate in Turkey on October 2.

  • Mohammed bin Salman 2018-11-17 11:48

    CIA concludes bin Salman ordered killing of Khashoggi 

    The Central Intelligence Agency has concluded that the Saudi crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, ordered the killing of the journalist Jamal Khashoggi, according to American officials.

  • Jamal Khashoggi - Mohammed bin Salman 2018-11-13 11:27

    By Seyedeh Mahdieh Qoreishi

    Saudi Arabia, a dilemma over ruling colonial or police state 

    TEHRAN - Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman (MBS) announced the kickoff of Saudi Arabia’s massive Vision 2030 economic reform when implementation of these reforms required maximum stability and control of the country.

  • Hossein Askari 2018-11-13 10:24

    By Javad Heirannia

    Bin Salman will step down: Hossein Askari

    TEHRAN – Professor Hossein Askari, an expert on Saudi Arabia who also teaches international business at the George Washington University, believes that with no doubt Mohammad bin Salman, ordered Khashoggi kidnapping, murder and disposal of the body. “I don’t believe that MBS can survive,” Hossein Askari, who served as special advisor to Saudi finance minister, tells the Tehran Times.

  • Trump-MBS 2018-11-12 11:46

    By Ramin Hossein Abadian

    U.S. and the end of Yemen War, Washington’s attempt to save Riyadh’s ruling family 

    TEHRAN - Recently, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo issued his strongest statement yet on the war in Yemen, calling for a cessation of hostilities in Yemen under UN-led negotiations.