Saudi billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal believes Crown Prince Muhammad bin Salman will be exonerated.
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How Khashoggi’s body made it out of the consulate

A GROUNDBREAKING new report has revealed what really happened to Jamal Khashoggi’s body. The slain Saudi journalist’s body was dismembered and separated into five suitcases after he was strangled to death upon entering the Saudi Arabian consulate in Istanbul last month, according to the Turkish Daily Sabah newspaper. Unnamed officials told the newspaper his body […]

Ms Cengiz, Khashoggi’s fiancee, blamed the Trump administration for taking “a position that is devoid of moral foundation.” Picture: AFP
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Khashoggi’s body ‘dissolved’ in acid

THE body of slain journalist Jamal Khashoggi was “dissolved” after he was murdered and dismembered in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul a month ago, a Turkish official has claimed, as the journalist’s fiancee criticised the US reaction as “devoid of moral foundation”. The murder of the royal insider-turned-critic has provoked widespread outrage and fuelled an […]

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu’s coalition has been dissolved and snap elections will be held in April as the embattled leader hopes to become Israel’s longest-serving leader. Picture: AFP
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Israeli parliament dissolves ahead of election

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s government agreed on Wednesday to hold early elections on April 9 after the ruling coalition appeared to come up short on votes needed to pass a contentious piece of court-ordered legislation, Israel media has reported. Mr Netanyahu’s religious, nationalistic coalition has been roiled by internal divisions for months. Israeli Prime […]