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Khashoggi family receives condolences after Riyadh proffers murder culprits

17 Nov 2018

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia/ISTANBUL Mourners paid their respects on Friday to the family of Jamal Khashoggi, the prominent Saudi writer murdered by agents of his own government, after the authorities said they had identified the culprits and cleared the crown prince of any involvement. | Video

U.S. imposes sanctions for Khashoggi killing, Saudis seek death penalty

16 Nov 2018

WASHINGTON/RIYADH The United States imposed economic sanctions on 17 Saudi officials on Thursday for their role in the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, as Saudi Arabia's public prosecutor sought the death penalty for five suspects in the murder. | Video

Saudi Arabia seeks death penalty in Khashoggi murder case

15 Nov 2018

RIYADH/ANKARA Saudi Arabia's public prosecutor is seeking the death penalty for five suspects charged in the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, as the kingdom tries to contain its biggest political crisis for a generation.

Exclusive: Hunt sees prospect for Yemen talks, news on Khashoggi inquiry

13 Nov 2018

RIYADH Foreign secretary Jeremy Hunt on Tuesday said prospects for talks to end Yemen's 3-1/2-year-old war were "more real" after Saudi Arabia confirmed to him its willingness to evacuate 50 wounded Houthi fighters as a confidence-building measure.

Auction of detained Saudi tycoon's properties to start Dec 2 - sources

11 Nov 2018

RIYADH Saudi Arabia will start auctioning real estate assets of billionaire Maan al-Sanea and his company on Dec. 2 to help repay billions of dollars due to creditors, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.

Auction of detained Saudi tycoon's properties to start Dec 2 -sources

11 Nov 2018

RIYADH, Nov 11 Saudi Arabia will start auctioning real estate assets of billionaire Maan al-Sanea and his company on Dec. 2 to help repay billions of dollars due to creditors, sources familiar with the matter told Reuters.

Saudi king shows support for heir on public tour despite Khashoggi crisis

07 Nov 2018

RIYADH Saudi Arabia's King Salman has embarked on a domestic tour this week with his favourite son, demonstrating his support for his chosen heir despite the crisis spawned by the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

Senior Saudi prince returns home amid Khashoggi murder crisis

31 Oct 2018

RIYADH A senior Saudi Arabian prince who recently appeared to criticize the king and crown prince has returned to Riyadh, in what some sources close to the royal family say is a sign it wants to form a united front amid its worst political crisis in a generation.

Saudi crown prince vows to bring Khashoggi killers to justice

25 Oct 2018

RIYADH Saudi Arabia's powerful Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman vowed on Wednesday that the killers of Jamal Khashoggi would be brought to justice, in his first public comments since the journalist's murder sparked global condemnation. | Video

Saudi Arabia reassures boycotting banks, prince to address forum

24 Oct 2018

RIYADH Saudi Arabia said on Wednesday it would not penalize foreign banks boycotting an investment forum in a message of reassurance for a gathering overshadowed by a global outcry over slain journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

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