• Amal Clooney says Trump's campaign against the media 'gave the green light' for Jamal Khashoggi's brutal murder

    6 days ago - By Chron

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    Amal Clooney said that President Donald Trump's rhetoric about the media "gave the green light" for the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
    Clooney, a human rights lawyer who has represented detained journalists, said Trump "has given such regimes a green light and labeled the press in this country the enemy of the people."
    She linked this to the death of Khashoggi, a Washington Post journalist killed in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul in October.
    Trump has repeatedly referred to the press as the enemy of the people and...
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