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The Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi is missing, and Turkish authorities believe he was killed in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul. Here's a timeline of the events surrounding his disappearance.
Pompeo, like President Donald Trump, has put faith in the Saudi royal family to investigate themselves regarding Khashoggi's disappearance.
Mike Pompeo says Saudi leadership is working to ‘ensure accountability’ for Jamal Khashoggi’s disappearance
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met with the Saudi King, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, and foreign minister and said they each "strongly denied" knowledge of what transpired inside the Saudi Consulate where Jamal Khashoggi was last seen on October 2 in Istanbul, Turkey.
Senior Trump administration officials on Tuesday dodged a question on US support for Saudi Arabia as they announced new sanctions against Iran amid the ongoing investigation into the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Trump touts Saudi king’s ‘very strong’ denial and says ‘rogue killers’ could be responsible for Khashoggi disappearance
President Donald Trump on Monday suggested "rogue killers" could be responsible for the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, but provided no evidence to support this assertion.
‘Let’s go to Fox’: State Department spokesman creatively grilled over diplomatic vacancies amid disappearance of Saudi journalist
State Department Deputy Spokesman Robert Palladino faced a grilling during the a press briefing on Wednesday when he couldn't answer whether the US has nominated ambassadors to both Saudi Arabia and Turkey.
Mike Pompeo urges Saudi government to support ‘transparent’ investigation of journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s disappearance
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has asked authorities in Saudi Arabia to conduct a "through' and "transparent" investigation into the troubling disappearance of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Many fear that Khashoggi was killed over his articles criticizing the Saudi government.
The Trump administration said it would admit up to 45,000 refugees this year, but ended up taking in fewer than half
The Trump administration announced last month it would slash the annual refugee cap to 30,000 for the 2019 fiscal year, but it accepted far fewer than that in the current year. The US has been steadily reducing the amount of refugees it accepts since President Trump took office.
Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley rebuked comments from Iranian President Hassan Rouhani that blamed US support for a terror attack on a military parade Saturday that killed 25 people and wounded 60, saying "he needs to look at his own home base."
‘You should be more worried about Paul Manafort meeting with Robert Mueller’: John Kerry fends off Trump’s attacks on his meeting wi...
Former secretary of state John Kerry is back in the Trump administration's crosshairs after admitting to meeting Iranian officials after he left office.