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Newly-released court documents raise renewed questions about financial transparency in the United Arab Emirates.

Comment: It's time Justin Trudeau met Saudi Arabia's abysmal human rights record with real action, and cancelled Canada's weapons sales, writes Jillian Kestler D'amours.

Trump under pressure to release report on Khashoggi killers

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Trump under pressure to release report on Khashoggi killers

US lawmakers say the public must know which Saudi officials were named in a report the Trump administration refused to release to the public last year.

Iranian-American gunrunner to pay over $4.1M to UAE emirate

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Iranian-American gunrunner to pay over $4.1M to UAE emirate

Iranian-American aviation magnate Farhad Azima has been ordered to make a multi-million dollar payout to the emirate of Ras al-Khaimah.

Khashoggi sons' forgiveness a 'parody of justice': UN expert

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Khashoggi sons' forgiveness a 'parody of justice': UN expert

After Jamal Khashoggi's sons announced they "forgave" their father's killers, UN expert Agnes Callamard has found the announcement "shocking", ...

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Sons of murdered Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi 'forgive' killers

The sons of murdered Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi announced that they "forgive" their father's convicted killers, potentially sparing them from execution, as his fiancee rejected the announcement.

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Ex-CIA agents claim Bill Clinton prevented Bin Laden's killing

CIA station chief Bob Grenier describes bin Laden as constantly on the move, and that Afghan tribal networks would report his travels ...

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Former FBI agent may have died in Iran: US

Bob Levinson, a missing former FBI agent may have died in Iran, the White House has said.

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Former FBI agent Levinson dead in Iranian custody: family

The family of a former US FBI agent who disappeared in 2007 has died in Iranian custody, according to his family.

Turkey charges 20 Saudis over 'monstrous' Khashoggi murder

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Turkey charges 20 Saudis over 'monstrous' Khashoggi murder

Turkey has charged 20 suspects of the murder of slain journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

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MbS has a problem his royal purge can't solve

Comment: The crown prince's second royal purge consolidates power within the kingdom, but won't protect him from plunging oil prices and a ...

Iran liable in disappearance of ex-FBI agent, judge rules

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Iran liable in disappearance of ex-FBI agent, judge rules

A US judge has ruled that Iran was responsible 'in no uncertain terms' for the disappearance of a former FBI agent.

ICC authorises probe into Afghanistan war crimes

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ICC authorises probe into Afghanistan war crimes

War crimes judges have given the go-ahead for an investigation into atrocities committed by US troops and the CIA, as well as the ...

Security algorithm stops Forensic Architecture founder from entering US

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Security algorithm stops Forensic Architecture founder from entering US

Eyal Weizman said he is "alarmed" that the US asked him to give information on contacts in order to be allowed entry to the country, after his ...

Pompeo to probe detained doctor case during Riyadh visit

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Pompeo to probe detained doctor case during Riyadh visit

Washington's top diplomat will raise the case of American doctor Walid Fitaihi along with 'a wide range of human rights issues' when he visits ...

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Trump was 'obsessed' with killing Osama bin Laden's son

US President Donald Trump reportedly prioritised killing bin Laden's son over personalities deemed by intelligence officials to be posing a greater risk, according to NBC News.

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Trump boasts about killing Soleimani in Union address

Trump chose his third State of Union address to talk about the US killing of Qasem Soleimani.

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Iran to execute man accused of being CIA spy

Iran's Supreme Court upheld a death sentence against an Iranian national accused of CIA espionage.

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Yemen in Focus: Yemeni students stranded in 'apocalyptic' Wuhan

This week we focus on the Yemenis who are stranded in the coronavirus epicentre city Wuhan and the United Nation's mercy flights in Sanaa.

Suspected US drone destroyed building housing al-Qaeda: Yemen sources

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Suspected US drone destroyed building housing al-Qaeda: Yemen sources

Trump's retweets of reports a January 25 drone strike killed top al-Qaeda leader in Yemen Qasim al-Raymi, unofficially confirmed rumours of US ...

Courtney Freer

Don't expect White House reproach over Bezos phone hack

Comment: Even if a US investigation concludes Saudi Arabia hacked the phones of Bezos and a US journalist, it's unlikely to rattle US-Saudi ...

Iran uses Hollywood film to 'prove' <em>CIA</em> man died

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Iran uses Hollywood film to 'prove' CIA man died

Iranian claims that a top CIA operative died in a plane crash in Afghanistan have been backed with bizarre proof by state media.

Khashoggi documentary 'The Dissident' lands at Sundance Film Festival

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Khashoggi documentary 'The Dissident' lands at Sundance Film Festival

Bryan Fogel's 'The Dissident' is a searing documentary about Jamal Khashoggi's murder, unveiling a detailed investigation into the Saudi regime ...

US-based regime critic says Saudis tried to kidnap him

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US-based regime critic says Saudis tried to kidnap him

Comedian and social media influencer Abdulrahman Almutairi says the Saudi government attempted to kidnap him shortly after the killing of Jamal ...

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