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United States

Leah Millis

Trump gives Saudi Arabia benefit of doubt in journalist's disappearance

Oct 19 2018

WASHINGTON/RIYADH U.S. President Donald Trump gave Saudi Arabia the benefit of the doubt in the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi even as U.S. lawmakers pointed the finger at the Saudi leadership and Western pressure mounted on Riyadh to provide answers. | Video

Trump reluctant to abandon Riyadh over missing journalist, wants evidence

Oct 18 2018

ANKARA/WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he did not want to abandon ally Saudi Arabia over the disappearance of a Saudi journalist and has asked for audio recordings Turkish sources say indicate he was killed by Saudi agents. | Video

World News

U.S. raises pressure on Maduro via sanctions, aid airlift

The United States ratcheted up pressure on Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Friday by sanctioning some of his top security officials and the head of the state oil company, and unveiling plans to airlift over 200 tons of aid to the Colombian border.