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Democrats Push Biden to Take Harder Line on Saudi Arabia

Democrats Push Biden to Take Harder Line on Saudi Arabia

Democrats Push Biden to Take Harder Line on Saudi Arabia Democrats Push Biden to Take Harder Line on Saudi Arabia In addition to advancing the travel ban by Mr. Kim and Mr. Malinowski, the Foreign Affairs Committee voted unanimously to require American intelligence officials to release a report on the role that commercial entities controlled by the crown prince — …

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U.N.’s Khashoggi Investigator Describes ‘Brazen’ Saudi Threat

U.N.’s Khashoggi Investigator Describes ‘Brazen’ Saudi Threat

U.N.’s Khashoggi Investigator Describes ‘Brazen’ Saudi Threat U.N.’s Khashoggi Investigator Describes ‘Brazen’ Saudi Threat A senior Saudi official made a public threat against a United Nations investigator looking into the killing of the journalist Jamal Khashoggi in 2018, according to the investigator, who decried the intimidation and violence she said defenders of human rights faced in carrying out their work. …

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Saudi Arabia Offers Cease-Fire in Yemen and Lifting of Blockade

Saudi Arabia Offers Cease-Fire in Yemen and Lifting of Blockade

Saudi Arabia Offers Cease-Fire in Yemen and Lifting of Blockade Saudi Arabia Offers Cease-Fire in Yemen and Lifting of Blockade Saudi Arabia proposed what it described as a new peace offering on Monday to end the kingdom’s nearly six-year-old war on the insurgency in neighboring Yemen, pledging to lift an air-and-sea blockade if the Houthi rebels agree to a cease-fire. …

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Saudi Aramco’s Profit Fell 44 Percent in 2020

Saudi Aramco’s Profit Fell 44 Percent in 2020

Saudi Aramco’s Profit Fell 44 Percent in 2020 Saudi Aramco’s Profit Fell 44 Percent in 2020 Saudi Aramco, Saudi Arabia’s national oil company, said on Sunday that its net income last year had fallen by 44 percent, to $49 billion, as lower oil prices stemming from the pandemic cut into earnings. The company’s chief executive, Amin H. Nasser, described 2020 …

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In Confronting Saudi Arabia, Biden Tiptoes With a Close Ally

In Confronting Saudi Arabia, Biden Tiptoes With a Close Ally

In Confronting Saudi Arabia, Biden Tiptoes With a Close Ally In Confronting Saudi Arabia, Biden Tiptoes With a Close Ally BEIRUT, Lebanon — President Biden and his administration speak less of calculated interests in dealing with the rest of the world and more of letting values like democracy and human rights guide the way. But in the administration’s handling of …

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Saudi Prince Approved Khashoggi’s Death, U.S. Report Says

Saudi Prince Approved Khashoggi's Death, U.S. Report Says

Saudi Prince Approved Khashoggi’s Death, U.S. Report Says Saudi Prince Approved Khashoggi’s Death, U.S. Report Says WASHINGTON — Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of Saudi Arabia approved the assassination of the Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi in 2018, according to an intelligence report that the Biden administration released on Friday that offered the world a reminder of the brutal killing. …

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Crushing Dissent: The Saudi Kill Team Behind Khashoggi’s Death

Crushing Dissent: The Saudi Kill Team Behind Khashoggi’s Death

Crushing Dissent: The Saudi Kill Team Behind Khashoggi’s Death Crushing Dissent: The Saudi Kill Team Behind Khashoggi’s Death WASHINGTON — Seven Saudis involved in the killing of the journalist Jamal Khashoggi belonged to an elite unit charged with protecting Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, according to a declassified report on the assassination released on Friday. The New York Times has …

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Candidate Biden Called Saudi Arabia a ‘Pariah.’ He Now Has to Deal With It.

Candidate Biden Called Saudi Arabia a ‘Pariah.’ He Now Has to Deal With It.

Candidate Biden Called Saudi Arabia a ‘Pariah.’ He Now Has to Deal With It. Candidate Biden Called Saudi Arabia a ‘Pariah.’ He Now Has to Deal With It. WASHINGTON — As a candidate, President Biden left no doubt what he thought about how the United States should deal with Saudi Arabia. His plan, he said, was to make the Saudis …

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Ahmed Zaki Yamani, Former Saudi Oil Minister, Dies at 90

Ahmed Zaki Yamani, Former Saudi Oil Minister, Dies at 90

Ahmed Zaki Yamani, Former Saudi Oil Minister, Dies at 90 Ahmed Zaki Yamani, Former Saudi Oil Minister, Dies at 90 Ahmed Zaki Yamani, Saudi Arabia’s powerful oil minister and architect of the Arab world’s drive to control its own energy resources in the 1970s and its subsequent ability to affect oil production, fuel prices and international affairs, died in London. …

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Long-serving Saudi oil minister Ahmed Zaki Yamani dies at 90 saudi London oil industry AP Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries

Long-serving Saudi oil minister Ahmed Zaki Yamani dies at 90 saudi London oil industry AP Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries

Long-serving Saudi oil minister Ahmed Zaki Yamani dies at 90 saudi London oil industry AP Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries Long-serving Saudi oil minister Ahmed Zaki Yamani dies at 90 saudi London oil industry AP Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries Ahmed Zaki Yamani, a long-serving oil minister in Saudi Arabia who led the kingdom through the 1973 oil …

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