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October 20, 2018 1:55 AM Silenced forever: Saudi Arabia admits Khashoggi is dead

In this image made from a March 2018 video provided by Metafora Production, Jamal Khashoggi speaks during an interview at an undisclosed location. Eighteen days after Khashoggi disappeared, Saudi Arabia acknowledged early Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018, that the 59-year-old writer has died in what it said was a “fistfight” inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul 88

October 15, 2018 8:57 AM Bahrain minister backs boycott of Uber over Khashoggi case

DUBAI (Reuters) - Bahrain’s foreign minister called for a boycott of the ride-hailing company Uber Technologies [UBER.UL] after its chief executive officer said he will not attend a business conference in the kingdom’s ally Saudi Arabia. Uber’s CEO Dara Khosrowshahi said in a statement last week he is pulling out of the Future Investment Initiative conference 97

October 13, 2018 5:20 PM Air strikes kill 10 civilians in Yemen's Hodeidah province: medics

DUBAI (Reuters) - Air strikes by the Saudi-led coalition fighting the Houthi group in Yemen killed at least 10 civilians in Hodeidah province on Saturday, medics and Houthi media said. Medical sources told Reuters 10 people died when the air strikes hit a Houthi checkpoint in the town of Jabal Rass while a bus was passing through. The Houthi movement’s 81

October 12, 2018 12:30 PM Sailors plan to remember 2000 terrorist attack on USS Cole

NORFOLK, Va. – The U.S. Navy in Virginia is holding a remembrance of the deadly attack on the USS Cole guided-missile destroyer. Current and former crew members as well as friends and family plan to gather Friday in an auditorium at Naval Station Norfolk. The Cole was attacked Oct. 12, 2000, in a port in Yemen by al-Qaida. A boat posing as a trash barge 72

October 9, 2018 10:53 PM Washington Post wants answers on missing journalist: 'We demand to know the truth'

Saudi Arabia to allow Turkey to search consulate for Jamal Khashoggi; State Department correspondent Rich Edson reports. The Washington Post repeated its demand Tuesday that the governments of Turkey and Saudi Arabia provide information about the whereabouts of contributor Jamal Khashoggi, who has not been seen since he entered Riyadh's consulate in Istanbul 190

October 8, 2018 7:43 AM Missing Saudi journalist once a voice of reform in kingdom

FILE - In this Friday, Oct. 5, 2018 file photo, Tawakkol Karman, the Nobel Peace Prize laureate for 2011 holds a picture of missing Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi as she speaks to journalists near the Saudi Arabia consulate, in Istanbul, Turkey. Khashoggi was a Saudi insider. He rubbed shoulders with the Saudi royal family and supported its efforts to nudge 66

October 6, 2018 11:03 PM Exclusive: Turkish police believe Saudi journalist Khashoggi was killed in consulate

ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkish authorities believe that prominent Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, who disappeared four days ago after entering Saudi Arabia’s consulate in Istanbul, was killed inside the consulate, two Turkish sources said on Saturday. “The initial assessment of the Turkish police is that Mr. Khashoggi has been killed at the consulate of Saudi 84

October 6, 2018 3:04 PM Turkey starts investigation into disappearance of Saudi journalist: NTV

ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkish prosecutors have begun investigating the disappearance of prominent Saudi commentator Jamal Khashoggi, who has been missing for four days after entering the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul, Turkish broadcaster NTV reported on Saturday. Khashoggi, who has lived in self-imposed exile in Washington for the past year fearing retribution 76

October 6, 2018 8:50 AM Malaysia arrests 8 suspected militants, 7 of them foreigners

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – Malaysian police said Saturday that eight suspected militants, including seven foreigners, have been arrested for allegedly spreading religious extremism that could threaten national security and fan terrorism in the region. National police chief Mohamad Fuzi Harun said the suspects are connected with an Islamic religious school 86

September 30, 2018 7:41 AM Dubai airport says operating as normal after Houthi drone attack report

DUBAI (Reuters) - Dubai International Airport said on Sunday it was operating as normal following a news report Yemen’s armed Houthi movement had launched a drone attack against the airport. “With regards to reports by questionable sources this morning, Dubai Airports can confirm that Dubai International (DXB) is operating as normal without any interruption 60