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Steve Holland

U.S. lawmakers blame Saudi crown prince for Khashoggi murder

Oct 21 2018

WASHINGTON Top U.S. lawmakers turned their ire on Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Sunday and said they believed he ordered the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, although the Trump administration maintained a more cautious stance.

U.S. lawmakers blame Saudi crown prince for Khashoggi murder

Oct 21 2018

WASHINGTON Top U.S. lawmakers turned their ire on Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Sunday and said they believed he ordered the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, although the Trump administration maintained a more cautious stance.

Bolton readies Moscow visit amid U.S. concerns about missile treaty

Oct 20 2018

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump's national security adviser, John Bolton, will visit Moscow next week for talks that may include telling Russian officials that the United States plans to withdraw from the landmark Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty.

Trump a reluctant critic of Saudi Arabia despite pressure to act

Oct 20 2018

WASHINGTON Six days after Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi disappeared, U.S. President Donald Trump tried to play down the crisis, saying "hopefully that will sort itself out".

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

Trump turns attention to budget cutting after slashing taxes

Oct 17 2018

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump, faced with a budget deficit at a six-year high, on Wednesday told his Cabinet to come up with proposals to cut spending by their agencies by 5 percent, but he suggested the military would be largely spared. | Video

Trump slams California wildfire steps, threatens funding halt

Oct 17 2018

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday rekindled his criticism of California's wildfire prevention steps and threatened to withhold billions of dollars of federal funding amid one of the most destructive fire seasons on record.

Turkey yet to share Khashoggi audio, video evidence with U.S. - sources

Oct 17 2018

WASHINGTON Turkey has not shared with the U.S. government or key European allies graphic audio or video evidence it allegedly collected on U.S.-based Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi's visit to Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul, seven U.S. and European security officials told Reuters.

Turkey yet to share Khashoggi audio, video evidence with U.S.: sources

Oct 17 2018

WASHINGTON Turkey has not shared with the U.S. government or key European allies graphic audio or video evidence it allegedly collected on U.S.-based Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi's visit to Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul, seven U.S. and European security officials told Reuters.

Turkey yet to share Khashoggi audio, video evidence with U.S. - sources

Oct 17 2018

WASHINGTON Turkey has not shared with the U.S. government or key European allies graphic audio or video evidence it allegedly collected on U.S.-based Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi's visit to Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul, seven U.S. and European security officials told Reuters.

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