By Anna Pukas and Ben Flanagan
Saudi Arabia announced on Wednesday that it will start developing the first urban area of NEOM, the Kingdom’s planned $500 billion mega-city.
The founding board,.. Eurasia Review - Published
Reuters reports U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Monday that Saudi leaders assured him everyone responsible for the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi would be held accountable, as Riyadh..
An 18-year-old Saudi woman's flight from what she said was an abusive family has rallied opposition to the kingdom's male guardianship system, still a major constraint on women despite the conservative..
A crackdown on corruption in Saudi Arabia has severely dented the kingdom’s private jet industry in a sign of the impact the campaign has had on private enterprise and the wealthy elite. Emily Wither..
Saud al-Qahtani, who has previously raised eyebrows for his influence in the kingdom, was dismissed as a top aid to the crown prince. Investigators say he gave Skype orders to the team inside the Saudi.. Haaretz - Published
A Saudi royal advisor fired over the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi continues to wield influence in Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's inner circle, according to Western, Arab and Saudi sources.. Reuters India - Published Also reported by •Reuters
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo faced a tough balancing act on Monday as he pressed Saudi Arabia's crown prince over critic Jamal Khashoggi's murder while shoring up strategic ties with Riyadh. Firstpost - Published
So good afternoon, everyone. I had a brief but very productive trip. I had a chance to meet with the Saudi foreign minister, with King Salman, and then, ultimately, with Crown Prince Salman; discussed.. Eurasia Review - Published
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says he told the king and crown prince of Saudi Arabia that Trump administration expects them to hold 'accountable' those responsible for death of journalist Jamal.. News24 - Published
Six months ago, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of Saudi Arabia was the modern Middle Eastern leader the West had been waiting for. Then cracks began to appear when Saudi critic Jamal Khasghoggi.. SBS - Published
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's trip to the Middle East started with controversy over U.S. plans to withdraw from Syria and ended in discussions about the killing of Saudi columnist Jamal Khashoggi. NPR - Published
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said he told the king and crown prince of Saudi Arabia on Monday that the Trump administration expects the kingdom to hold accountable.. New Zealand Herald - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
Mr Khashoggi, a sharp critic of the crown prince, was killed on October 2, 2018 after he entered the Saudi consulate in Istanbul.
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Pompeo told reporters he had also raised a number of human rights issues with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, including women’s rights activists who have been detained and allegedly tortured for.. Haaretz - Published Also reported by •Al Jazeera
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo spoke with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman about the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and Yemen's civil war. Pompeo also defended President Trump's tweet.. CBS News - Published Also reported by •Al Jazeera •NYTimes.com •Bangkok Post
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on Monday during his tour of the Middle East. He aimed to discuss an array of topics — war, the journalist Jamal Khashoggi and.. NYTimes.com - Published
RIYADH - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo faced a tough balancing act Monday as he pressed Saudi Arabia's crown prince over critic Jamal Khashoggi's murder while seeking to shore up strategic ties.. Bangkok Post - Published
Watch VideoSecretary of State Mike Pompeo sat down with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in Saudi Arabia on Monday.
According to the U.S. embassy in Riyadh, Pompeo and the crown prince agreed on.. Newsy - Published Also reported by •NYTimes.com •CBS News
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met Saudi Arabia's king and crown prince in Riyadh on Monday, but will cut short the rest of his Middle East trip to attend a family funeral, a State Department.. Reuters India - Published Also reported by •Reuters
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called on Sunday for greater unity among the Arabian Gulf states to combat Iran’s malign influence in the region.
Pompeo arrived in Riyadh on Sunday evening on.. Eurasia Review - Published