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22 October, 2018 9:56 PM Richard Branson Steps Down From Role As Chairman Of Virgin Hyperloop

According to reports last week, Saudi Arabia had terminated a planned deal with Virgin Hyperloop One after Branson halted investment talks with Riyadh over the Jamal Khashoggi affair. Richard Branson is quitting as chairman of Virgin Hyperloop One, saying the company, that plans to build a supersonic transport system in the United Arab Emirates and other 29

22 October, 2018 6:14 AM Canada Could Scrap Defence Deal With Saudi Over Killing Of Journalist

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau insisted Canada would "always defend human rights, including with Saudi Arabia." Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Canada could cancel a multi-billion dollar defense contract with Saudi Arabia following the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, in an interview broadcast Sunday. Trudeau, speaking on French-language talk show "Tout 75

21 October, 2018 4:16 PM Saudi Minister Calls Journalist's Killing "Huge, Grave Mistake": Report

In an interview with Fox News, Saudi Arabia's foreign minister said that those responsible for Jamal Khashoggi's killing will be held accountable. Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said on Sunday the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul was a "huge and grave mistake" and promised his family that those responsible 39

21 October, 2018 1:43 AM Canada Blasts Saudi Arabia's Account Of Journalist Khashoggi's Death

Turkey accused Riyadh of carrying out a state-sponsored killing and dismembering Jamal Khashoggi's body, which police have begun hunting for in an Istanbul forest. Canada condemned Saudi Arabia's account of the death of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi as inconsistent and not credible on Saturday, calling for a "thorough" investigation. After two weeks 125

20 October, 2018 9:38 AM In Interview Before Death, Khashoggi Wanted "Reform Of Saudi Regime"

Speaking off the record to a Newsweek journalist working on a story about the Saudi leadership, Jamal Khashoggi insisted he did not view himself as "an opposition" -- he just wanted "a better Saudi Arabia". Saudi critic Jamal Khashoggi criticized Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's "authoritarian rule" shortly before his death, in an interview published 44

16 October, 2018 7:41 PM Saudi Prince Vows "Full" Probe Over Missing Saudi Journalist, Says Trump

The disappearance and suspected murder of Jamal Khashoggi at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul has embarrassed Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and strained relations with the US. US President Donald Trump said Tuesday he had spoken with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and been assured that a "full" probe into the disappearance of a critical 74

15 October, 2018 4:06 PM Saudi journalist Khashoggi killed at consulate, suggests audio with Turkish police

Turkish authorities have an audio recording which indicates that missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, a Turkish official and a security source said on Monday. "Turkish police have an audio recording that indicates that Khashoggi was killed in the Saudi consulate", the security source told Reuters. He gave no further 84

14 October, 2018 11:23 PM Turkey President, Saudi King Salman Discuss Jamal Khashoggi Over Phone

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Saudi King Salman on Sunday discussed the case of missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi in their first telephone talks on the controversy, both sides said. Erdogan and Salman discussed "the issue of shedding light on the case of Jamal Khashoggi" and also emphasised the "importance of creating a joint working group 46

12 October, 2018 10:51 AM Saudi Team In Turkey To Investigate Journalist's Disappearance: Sources

A delegation from Saudi Arabia has arrived in Turkey as part of a joint investigation into the disappearance of prominent Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, two Turkish sources said on Friday. Khashoggi entered the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on Oct. 2 to get documents for his forthcoming marriage. Saudi officials say he left shortly afterwards but Turkish 74

12 October, 2018 1:50 AM Media Companies Pull Out Of Saudi Event After Journalist's Disappearance

The disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi has cast a shadow over the three-day conference known as "Davos in the desert". Media companies are pulling out of a Saudi investment conference because of growing outrage over the disappearance of a prominent Saudi journalist in Turkey this month. Economist Editor-In-Chief Zanny Minton Beddoes will not participate 93