Kushner Kept Texting MbS After Khashoggi Death

08 Décembre, 2018, 22:05 | Auteur: Anatole Charbonneau
  • A member of the Sri Lankan web journalist association holds a poster with the image of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi during a demonstration outside the Saudi Embassy in Colombo

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has accused members of Saudi Arabia's government of ordering the killing of Saudi insider-turned-critic Khashoggi, coming close to directly implicating the kingdom's de facto leader Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. US President Donald Trump has refused to sever ties with "key allies" Saudi Arabia over the journalist's death, despite a Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) report that concluded MBS to be behind Khashoggi's death.

Sources told the Times that Kushner was one of the crown prince's staunchest defenders in the administration, amidst increasing calls for the U.S.to take punitive action against the Saudis for the murder.

The strategy has reportedly come in handy as the young royal came under heightened global scrutiny due to allegations that he ordered Khashoggi's killing.

Sandra Oh et Andy Samberg pour présenter les Golden Globes
Et cette fois, le duo ne fera pas qu'un passage furtif (mais remarqué!) entre deux discours de remerciements. Avant lui, c'était Jimmy Fallon.

John Kelly out as Trump's chief of staff
Trump and Kelly have privately argued at times and complained about each other to confidants, sometimes in colorful language. He announced Friday that he'll nominate William Barr, who served as attorney general under President George H.W.

Moines de Tibhirine : les martyrs d'Algérie béatifiés sur leur terre
D'abord parce que les années 1990, ce sont 19 religieux tués mais surtout plus de 200 000 morts, principalement des civils. Cette guerre civile sanguinaire aura fait au moins 150.000 morts, dont 114 imams qui s'opposaient aux musulmans radicaux.

But American officials and a Saudi briefed on their conversations said that Mr. Kushner and Prince Mohammed have continued to chat informally. Kushner has been a staunch supporter of the royal in spite of mounting domestic and worldwide criticism.

Khashoggi vanished after entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on October 2. He never left. As Turkish investigators uncovered mounting evidence that the self-exiled writer and frequent government critic was actually slain within the building and worldwide speculation grew, Saudi Arabia ultimately admitted that its agents had killed him, but maintained that the order was a rogue operation not approved by Prince Mohammed.

Hollywood actor and activist Sean Penn is filming a documentary on the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, according to Turkish media, as sustained outrage over the killing threatens USA ties with its chief Gulf ally.

Conseillé:



Populaire

Southampton named the new head coach
He said it would be "fantastic" if he could enjoy similar success but the first target was to pull away from the relegation zone. Hasenhuttl revealed there was no contact from Arsenal in the summer after Arsene Wenger's departure, contrary to reports.

Russia's new laser weapon systems enter into service
However they backed U.S. claims that Russian Federation has land-based nuclear missiles based in Europe. Analysts say Russian Federation sees the weapons as a cheaper alternative to conventional forces.

PM May Warned: No-Deal Brexit Could Lead to Forced Resignation
Ms Rudd became the first cabinet minister to publicly discuss a "Plan B" if Mrs May's deal was rejected. However, North Down independent unionist MP Lady Sylvia Hermon is expected to back the prime minister .

U.S. cautions Syria and Russian Federation against tampering with alleged chemical attack site
Syrian state media also reported the account, saying that about 100 Syrians were hospitalized with breathing difficulties. The US state department said the goal was to "undermine confidence" in the ceasefire in Idlib province.

Black women with breast cancer have worse outcomes than white women
Treating them with chemotherapy and hormone therapy after surgery doesn't improve outcomes more than hormone therapy alone. Ethnically, 79 percent were non-Hispanic, 9 percent were Hispanic and 12 percent were of unknown ethnicity.

Il doit annuler ses prochains concerts — Justin Timberlake malade
Même si je suis sur la voie de guérison , je ne suis pas encore totalement comme avant. Merci de votre compréhension, je vois vos posts et j'apprécie le soutien et l'amour ".

Izzo, MSU Lose Another Top Recruit To Duke
But it is good enough to give the Blue Devils the No. 6 class in 2019, according to 247Sports . Michigan State and North Carolina were among Carey's final choices, along with Duke .

Warring sides agree to release prisoners as Yemen peace talks begin
The impasse is on vivid display in Hodeida, a Red Sea port city where Yemen imports 70 percent of its food and humanitarian aid. Saudi-led airstrikes against the rebels are compounding the misery - wiping out entire neighborhoods and destroying hospitals.

There's a bacon vending machine at Ohio State University
The Ohio Pork Council sponsored the machine, and it received bacon donations from Smithfield, Hormel and Sugardale. It says it's a fun way to help the meat science program at the school and a good way to promote the pork industry.

Italy police arrest mafia’s new ‘boss of bosses’ in Sicily
The 46 others could face charges of belonging to the mafia , extortion and illegal possession of arms amongst others. Colletti reportedly rejoiced in the resurrected Cupola , which was to be an improvement on Riina's "tyranny".