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Jamal Khashoggi rejiggers the Middle East at potentially horrible cost - Modern Diplomacy

Jamal Khashoggi rejiggers the Middle East at potentially horrible cost - Modern Diplomacy

Moderndiplomacy - 2018-10-11 14:46

Jamal Khashoggi rejiggers the Middle East at potentially horrible cost - Modern Diplomacy - Moderndiplomacy

Jamal Khashoggi death: Saudi Arabia say journalist was murdered

BBC - 2018-10-22 00:24
The foreign minister blames rogue agents as pressure mounts over the death of Jamal Khashoggi. ...

Jamal Khashoggi: Saudi murder suspect had spy training

BBC - 2018-10-20 02:22
A source tells the BBC about one of the Saudi agents alleged to have killed journalist Jamal Khashoggi. ...

Rights group: Insulting the Turkish president shouldn't be a crime

Rûdaw - 2018-10-18 13:17
Four graduates of the Middle East Technical University in Ankara were detained after their commencement on July 6 ...

Pompeo to visit Turkey after Riyadh over Khashoggi

Waar Media - 2018-10-16 13:10
Someone holds a poster of Jamal Khashoggi outside Saudi Arabia’s Consulate in Istanbul, Turkey, on October 8, 2018. WAAR-DUHOK: U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will visit Turkey after his meeting with Saudi King Salman over the disappearance of journ ...

Questions about the latest Khashoggi affair twist: The “secret recording”

Seth Frantzman - 2018-10-14 12:40
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN Since the disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi on October 2 during a visit to the Saudi Arabian consulate in Istanbul, rumors and leaks have circulated describing various […] ...

Trump vows “severe punishment” if Saudis killed Jamal Khashoggi

Waar Media - 2018-10-13 22:29
US President Donald Trump said Saudis deny killing missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi, but he promised to hold them responsible if they lied. WAAR-DUHOK: Facing mounting pressure to confront the Saudi government over the shocking disappearance and possib ...

UN: Turkey, Riyadh should investigate Khashoggi 'disappearance' | News , Middle East | THE DAILY STAR

Dailystar - 2018-10-09 20:47

U.N. urges Turkey, Saudi Arabia to investigate journalist disappearance

Reuters - 2018-10-09 15:01
The United Nations human rights office voiced deep concern on Tuesday at the "apparent enforced disappearance" and possible murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi a week ago and urged the two countries to investigate. ...

Erdogan asks Riyadh to ‘prove’ journalist left consulate

Waar Media - 2018-10-09 13:27
Security cameras are pictured at the entrance of the Saudi Arabia’s consulate in Istanbul, Turkey October 8, 2018. WAAR-DUHOK: Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Monday called on Riyadh to prove its claim that Saudi Arabian journalist Jamal Khashoggi, w ...

Jamal Khashoggi: Who is missing Saudi Journalist?

BBC - 2018-10-09 00:39
Turkish authorities believe Jamal Khashoggi, a critic of Saudi rule, has been murdered. ...

10 questions about the disappearance of Khashoggi, the case deepens

Seth Frantzman - 2018-10-08 06:06
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN On October 2 Saudi Arabian journalist and one time Kingdom insider Jamal Khashoggi disappeared after going to Saudi Arabia’s consulate in Istanbul. Almost immediately the Chief […] ...

Kurdish families caught between Iran and the US | Middle East| News and analysis of events in the Arab world | DW | 07.10.2018

DW - 2018-10-07 10:35

Update of UNHCR’s operations in the Middle East and North Africa, 20 September 2018 - Syrian Arab Republic | ReliefWeb

Reliefweb - 2018-09-27 04:35

Rouhani Says Iran Doesn't Seek War with US Anywhere in Middle East

BAS News - 2018-09-26 21:58
ERBIL - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has asserted that his country does not want to go to war with the US in any parts of the Middle East. Rouhani made the remarks during the UN meeting in New York city where he said that the US sanctions on his coun ...

Raniya festival a multi-cultural exchange of ideas and art

Rûdaw - 2018-09-22 17:10
The festival highlights diversity of cultures in the Middle East, Asia ...

KDP-Iran Calls on US, UN, EU to React to Tehran’s Attack in Koya

BAS News - 2018-09-12 17:46
ERBIL — The Iranian Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP-Iran) has called on the United States, European Union, and United Nations to urgently react to increasing aggressions by the Islamic Republic of Iran against the Kurds and stability in the Middle East. ...