Saturday, Oct 01, 2022

Jamal Khashoggi


Saudi prince subject of legal complaint during Paris visit

July 28, 2022 7:50 pm

The Washington-based group, Democracy for the Arab World Now, or DAWN, called on French authorities to open a criminal investigation of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, who was scheduled to meet French President Emmanuel Macron for a working dinner later Thursday.

Biden disputes Saudi account of Khashoggi murder discussion

July 17, 2022 8:50 pm

U.S. intelligence agencies believe Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the killing in 2018 of Khashoggi, a Saudi insider-turned-critic who had been living in self-imposed exile in Virginia.

UAE sentences former Khashoggi lawyer to three years in prison

July 17, 2022 5:41 pm

The Abu Dhabi Money Laundering Court also ordered that the lawyer, U.S. citizen Asim Ghafoor, pay a fine of $816,748 stemming from his in absentia conviction.

Biden says he confronted Saudi crown prince over Khashoggi. How true is that?

July 17, 2022 2:48 pm

Biden has been denounced by rights groups, media organizations and politicians in both parties for meeting with the crown prince, who the CIA said ordered the 2018 operation that killed Khashoggi, a U.S. resident and columnist for The Washington Post.

Rights group says UAE has detained U.S. lawyer who represented Khashoggi

July 16, 2022 4:00 pm

Rights groups say the UAE has jailed hundreds of activists, academics and lawyers in unfair trails on broad charges.

Biden’s fraught Saudi visit garners scathing criticism and modest accords

July 16, 2022 12:11 pm

In the most fraught foreign visit of his presidency to date, Biden’s encounter with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman gave the de facto Saudi leader a measure of the international rehabilitation he sought, while securing steps toward closer relations with Israel and an unannounced understanding that the kingdom would soon pump more oil to relieve high gas prices at home.

Turkey suspends trial of Saudi suspects in Khashoggi killing

April 07, 2022 1:27 pm

The decision comes despite warnings from human rights groups that turning the case over to the kingdom would lead to a cover up of the killing which has cast suspicion on Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.

India bought Pegasus as part of defence deal with Israel in 2017: NYT

January 30, 2022 8:31 am

🔴 Report: FBI bought spyware for domestic surveillance but decided against its use

France releases Saudi man mistakenly held over Jamal Khashoggi killing

December 08, 2021 10:12 pm

Jamal Khashoggi, a Washington Post journalist and critic of Saudi Arabia's de facto ruler, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, was last seen entering the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul on Oct. 2, 2018.

Israeli companies aided Saudi spying despite Jamal Khashoggi killing

July 18, 2021 11:24 am

After the murder of Khashoggi in 2018, one of the firms, NSO Group, canceled its contracts with Saudi Arabia amid accusations that its hacking tools were being misused to abet heinous crimes.


Saudi agents used Khashoggi's body double to cover-up his murder: officials

June 22, 2020 6:13 pm

The Turkish and Saudi officials on Monday revealed that the team of agents that killed US-based Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi brought his body double to execute their plan.

How Saudi news media is spinning Khashoggi’s disappearance

June 22, 2020 6:13 pm

The disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi, a Washington Post columnist and Saudi dissident, made international headlines. From jet conspiracies to blaming Qatar, here’s how Saudi Arabia’s news media is portraying the story.