Jamal Khashoggi

Khashoggi murder: Biden administration under fire for U-turn over its position on Saudi PM

The Biden administration filed a legal brief last week calling for Mohammed bin Salman to be granted sovereign immunity in a civil case involving the murder of the journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

published on : 23rd November 2022

US moves to shield Saudi crown prince in US journalist Jamal Khashoggi's killing

Biden as a candidate vowed to make a “pariah” out of Saudi rulers over the 2018 killing of Khashoggi.

published on : 18th November 2022

Saudis say US sought 1 month delay of OPEC+ production cuts

The White House has rejected any attempts to link the OPEC request to the elections, but Saudi Arabia issuing a rare, lengthy statement shows just how tense relations are between the two countries.The

published on : 13th October 2022

Critics fear Saudi prince seeks legal cover with PM title

The 37-year-old de facto ruler of the world's biggest crude exporter has been targeted in multiple such lawsuits in recent years, notably over the 2018 killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

published on : 1st October 2022

Khashoggi ex-lawyer's prison sentence for money-laundering overturned in UAE

Asim Ghafoor was convicted of "money-laundering crimes linked to a US-based tax evasion operation", the official WAM news agency said late on Wednesday.

published on : 11th August 2022

Fiancee of slain US journalist Jamal Khashoggi says 'blood' of future Saudi victims on Biden's hands

In the form of an imagined tweet by Khashoggi, Hatice Cengiz, wrote to Biden, "Is this the accountability you promised for my murder? The blood of MBS's next victim is on your hands." 

published on : 16th July 2022

US President Joe Biden confronts Saudi crown prince over journalist Jamal Khashoggi's killing

"What happened to Khashoggi was outrageous," Biden said Friday night after a meeting with Prince Mohammed in the Red Sea city of Jeddah.

published on : 16th July 2022

US President Biden defends pending visit to Saudi Arabia in WaPo opinion piece

It was notable that Biden's op-ed appeared in the Sunday opinion section of the Post, whose writer Jamal Khashoggi was murdered by Saudi agents in 2018.

published on : 10th July 2022

EXPLAINER: Why are foes Turkey and Saudi Arabia fixing ties?

After mending ties with the United Arab Emirates, Abu Dhabi announced a $10 billion fund to support investments in Turkey and made other moves to support the economy.

published on : 29th April 2022

Turkey to accept Khashoggi murder trial’s move to Saudi Arabia

A panel of judges hearing the case made no ruling on the surprise request by the prosecutor on Thursday but said it would seek the Justice Ministry’s opinion.

published on : 1st April 2022

Prosecutor seeks end to Khashoggi murder trial in Turkey

The panel of judges decided that a letter be sent to Turkey's Justice Ministry seeking its opinion on the possible transfer of the file to the Saudi judicial authorities.

published on : 31st March 2022

Turkey finds journalist Jamal Khashoggi killed in Saudi consulate

The news came hours after police confirmed that around 15 Saudis, including officials, arrived in Istanbul on two flights on Tuesday and were at the consulate at the same time as the journalist.

published on : 7th October 2018