Fearing Saudi wrath the West treads cautiously on Khashoggi case
Friday, 12 October 2018 () PARIS - Donald Trump claims he is being "very tough" with Saudi Arabia and Britain has warned of "serious consequences". But besides demanding the truth about the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, the West is likely to continue doing business as usual with the Gulf kingdom, experts say.
According to Reuters, Egypt has called for a transparent investigation into the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi and has warned against the case being used to politically exploit Saudi Arabia. In a statement the Egypt foreign ministry said, “Egypt stresses the importance of...
U.S. lawmakers need to find out what happened in the case of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi before taking any steps against Saudi Arabia, Senate Majority... Reuters - PoliticsAlso reported by •NPR •USATODAY.com
Pressure has mounted on Saudi Arabia since prominent Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a US resident, Washington Post columnist and critic of Saudi policies,... DNA - WorldAlso reported by •Reuters India •Deutsche Welle •USATODAY.com
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met Saudi Arabia's King Salman on Tuesday to discuss the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, as Turkish police... Reuters India - BusinessAlso reported by •Deutsche Welle
Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi is presumed dead. The case has renewed scrutiny of U.S.-Saudi relations involving oil, arms sales and terrorism.
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