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Saudi Arabia Weighs Blaming Intelligence Official for Khashoggi Killing

ISTANBUL — The rulers of Saudi Arabia are considering blaming a top intelligence official close to Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman for the killing of Jamal Khashoggi, three people with knowledge of the Saudi plans said Thursday. The [...]

Audio Offers Gruesome Details of Jamal Khashoggi Killing, Turkish Official Says

ISTANBUL — His killers were waiting when Jamal Khashoggi walked into the Saudi consulate in Istanbul two weeks ago. They severed his fingers and later beheaded and dismembered him, according to details from audio recordings described [...]

Official says wife of ex-Malaysian prime minister has been arrested and is expected to be charged in

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) – Official says wife of ex-Malaysian prime minister has been arrested and is expected to be charged in graft scandal. Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC. The Washington Times Comment Policy The [...]

U.K.’s Brexit Plans ‘Will Not Work,’ a Top E.U. Official Says

BRUSSELS — European leaders on Thursday toughened their stance against a British proposal on how to structure their future relationship, with the European Council president saying Prime Minister Theresa May’s controversial “Chequers” [...]

Exclusive: Trump’s FEMA administrator under investigation over use of official cars

The actions by Brock Long, the U.S. government’s lead disaster official as the country braces for Hurricane Florence, have been called into question by the inspector general over whether taxpayers have inappropriately footed the bill [...]

Latest: Official: Man held in US wanted for murder in Mexico

LOS ANGELES (AP) – The Latest on the arrest by immigration agents of a man as he drove his wife to the hospital so she could give birth (all times local): 11:20 a.m. An official of the Mexican state of Guanajuato confirms that a man detained [...]

Myanmar Dispatch: Myanmar Official Line: Rohingya Are Returning. But Cracks in That Story Abound.

[unable to retrieve full-text content] On a government-led tour of repatriation centers and the surrounding countryside, the sanctioned narrative grew sticky with contradictions as witnesses spoke up. Source: NYT > World

Pompeo and North Korean Official Meet for 2nd Day of Talks

[unable to retrieve full-text content] In Pyongyang, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was “very firm” in insisting on the North’s complete denuclearization, his spokeswoman said Saturday. Source: NYT > World
The White House Official Trump Says Doesn’t Exist
Matthew Pottinger must have been surprised to learn that he doesn’t exist. As the top official for Asia on President Donald Trump’s national security council, Pottinger had briefed dozens of reporters about North Korea two days before [...]
E.U. Official Takes Donald Trump to Task: ‘With Friends Like That’ …
“With friends like that, who needs enemies.” That was how Donald Tusk, one of the European Union’s top officials, took President Trump to task on Wednesday, offering the latest look at how the Continent’s leaders are trying [...]