Mnuchin Withdraws From Saudi Investment Conference Amid Khashoggi Inquiry – The New York Times

WASHINGTON — Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has withdrawn from the Future Investment Initiative conference in Riyadh next week after facing bipartisan backlash over his plans to attend despite the disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi, a dissident… Read More

Two princes: Kushner now faces a reckoning for Trump’s bet on the heir to the Saudi throne

When President Trump chose Riyadh to make his debut on the world stage last year, he was placing a bet on Saudi Arabia, which serenaded him with military bands, dazzled him with a flyover of… Read More

Trump vows ‘severe punishment’ if U.S. determines Saudi Arabia killed Khashoggi

President Trump vowed “severe punishment” for Saudi Arabia if the United States determines that Saudi agents killed Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi, calling the journalist’s suspected murder “really terrible and disgusting.” In excerpts of a… Read More