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Jared Kushner still won’t blame Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman for Jamal Khashoggi’s killing

"Look, it's a horrific thing that happened…Once we have all the facts, then we'll make a policy determination," Kushner said.
A frame grab on October 10, 2018 taken from a police CCTV video made available through Turkish Newspaper Sabah allegedly shows suspects in the case of missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi (unseen) at Istanbul's Ataturk airport on October 2, 2018.

The US State Department barred 16 people it says were involved in Jamal Khashoggi’s killing

The State Department on Monday publicly designated 16 individuals it says played a role in Jamal Khashoggi's gruesome murder last year.

A key Democrat says Lindsey Graham ‘could be a game-changer’ in the fight to convince Trump to end US support for Saudi Arabia in Yemen

"I think he could be a game-changer," Rep. Ro Khanna said of Sen. Lindsey Graham and the push for ending US involvement in the Yemen war.
North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump talk in the garden of the Metropole hotel during the second North Korea-US summit in Hanoi, Vietnam, on February 28, 2019.

Trump’s acceptance of Kim Jong Un’s word on the death of Otto Warmbier fits a troubling pattern

Trump's trust in Kim is part of a trend of the president taking the word of leaders like Vladimir Putin and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.
Bernie Sanders, then a Democratic presidential candidate, speaks at a rally at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst in 2016.

Bernie Sanders slams Trump for sticking by Saudi Arabia, but applauds his dialogue with Kim Jong Un

"I think the idea of going and meeting face-to-face with your adversaries is a good idea," Sanders said.
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman at Great Wall of China on Thursday. He implicitly expressed his support for China's crackdown on Muslims in Xinjiang, Chinese state media reported.

Saudi crown prince defended China’s imprisonment of a million Muslims in internment camps, giving Xi Jinping a reason to continue his ‘pre...

It came during Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's trade trip to China this week, where Riyadh and China signed $28 billion worth of deals.

Jeff Bezos alleges ties between Saudi Arabia and National Enquirer’s publisher, David Pecker, and it could all relate to the murder of journalis...

"For reasons still to be better understood, the Saudi angle seems to hit a particularly sensitive nerve," Jeff Bezos said in his bombshell Medium post.

Trump accused of breaking law after refusing to report to Congress on Khashoggi’s brutal killing

Senators in October invoked the Global Magnitsky Act in response to Jamal Khashoggi's killing, giving Trump 120 days to investigate and give a report.
A bipartisan group of lawmakers in Congress are renewing efforts to end US support for the Saudi-led coalition in Yemen.

Inspired by Jamal Khashoggi’s killing, lawmakers renew fight to defy Trump and end US support for Saudi Arabia in Yemen

"We look forward to quickly passing this resolution to end US support for the Saudi-led war in Yemen," Sen. Bernie Sanders said on Wednesday.

Defying Trump, Senate Republicans move to officially blame Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman for Jamal Khashoggi’s death

President Donald Trump has so far gone out of his way to stand by the Saudi crown prince over Jamal Khashoggi's killing.