• Friend of disappeared journalist Khashoggi says Saudi Arabia likely took Trump's anti-media rhetoric to heart

    8 days ago - By Chron

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    Khaled Saffuri, a friend of missing Saudi critic and journalist Jamal Khashoggi, said the Saudi regime likely killed him.
    Saffuri said that the Saudis likely thought: "Trump hates journalists, and he would not react if we killed one journalist."
    Trump has expressed his concern over the Khashoggi case but said he would not halt arms sales to Saudi Arabia over it.
    Saffuri's remarks came as Turkey claimed to have audio and video footage of Khashoggi being killed during his visit to the Saudi consulate.
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  • Trump Is Concerned With Journalist Khashoggi's Disappearance, National Security Adviser Says

    8 days ago - By Fortune

    National security adviser John Bolton is reassuring the public that the administration is eager to resolve the issue of journalist Jamal Khashoggi's disappearance .
    "We need to find out what the facts are, and we need to get this resolved quickly, because if it is another operation, people need to understand that," Bolton said Thursday. “I think the Saudis themselves are being damaged, because we don't have the facts out.”
    "I think this is ridiculous. I think it's just hypocritical to say that somehow the president's not concerned about these things when manifestly his words and his...
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