Saudi aide named in Khashoggi murder report sworn in as UAE envoy
12 February, 2019, 03:44 | Author: Sheila Harris
"Congress doesn't have to wait for the president to fulfil his duty", Murphy said.
"The crown prince, we know, did not order this". Bob Menendez of New Jersey and Republican Sen.
'America is not covering up for a murder, ' Pompeo said during a visit to Hungary, adding that the United States would take more action to hold accountable all those responsible for the US -based journalist's death inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul in October. Lindsey Graham of SC, introduced legislation Friday that would bar certain arms sales to Riyadh in response to Khashoggi's slaying last October by Saudi operatives, and its role in Yemen's civil war.
Adel al-Jubeir, Saudi minister of state for foreign affairs, said the murder was carried out by Saudi officials "acting outside their scope of authority" and that 11 people have been charged with the crime.
"I wish Congress would take a step back", he said. After initially offering contradictory statements, the kingdom confirmed that Saudi agents killed him inside the consulate, but denied its senior leaders were behind the killing. Lindsey Graham to "hold the administration's feet to the fire" on Saudi Arabia and its admitted, pre-meditated murder of the Washington Post journalist.
Four months on, the slain journalist's body has still not been recovered.
The security team of the Saudi crown prince visited various places across the federal capital and reviewed security arrangements, sources said.
The report naming Turki Aldakhil, former general manager of Saudi-owned Al Arabiya television, was published by The New York Times on Thursday. "We have a number of possibilities, and we're asking what [the alleged murderers] did with the body, and I think this investigation is ongoing".
A bipartisan group of senators sent a letter to Mr. Trump in October calling for an investigation and a decision on sanctions under the global Magnitsky Human Rights Act, which is aimed at punishing foreign government officials for human rights violations.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Monday laid historical claims to a number of Arabian Gulf countries without naming them. In January, Mr Rouhani said Iran was facing its worst economic crisis since the Shah was toppled.
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Israel, which has been accused of using excessive force, says it does what it must to protect its borders. Another 17 protesters were wounded by Israeli live fire at five separate demonstration sites, it added.
The statement notes that a winter storm with significant snow, freezing rain and strong winds is possible for Tuesday , Feb. 12. Another was pictured walking along the waterfront in Seattle, with what looked like a solid wall of white behind her.
Northam said the state "needs someone who is strong, who has empathy, who has courage and who has a moral compass". In the interview with the Washington Post , Northam says, "It's been a horrific week for Virginia".
Araibi has said he wants to return to Australia, where he has lived since 2014 and plays for a Melbourne football club. The 25-year-old fears being returned to Bahrain where he believes he could face imprisonment and torture.
The naked baby can be heard screaming as she is brought out into the sunlight and gently placed into a towel held by a paramedic. Emergency crews spent three hours trying to reach the infant, who was lodged some 23ft down the drain.
Miami police say a woman who was grabbed by a man and forced into a vehicle at an auto body shop Friday has been found safe. The video apparently shows a man taking a woman and putting her in a white Nissan Altima bearing a paper tag.
Demarai Gray should have done better than head Ricardo Pereira's cross tamely at Lloris from 10 yards out soon after the interval. The north Londoners are five points off the top of the table as they try to catch pace-setters Liverpool and Manchester City .
In the adjoining Haridwar district, the death toll had risen to 28 from 12 on Friday, Indian broadcaster NDTV reported. They said they would demand death penalty for those involved in the illicit trade once the case reaches court.
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