Tag: killing

Dec 01 2018

Saudi crown prince reportedly sent at least 11 messages to adviser who oversaw Khashoggi killing around time of his death – Business Insider

(Photo by Leon Neal/Getty Images) Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman sent at least 11 messages to the adviser who oversaw the effort to kill Jamal Khashoggi in the hours around the journalist’s killing, according to a Wall Street Journal report. According to a classified CIA report obtained by The Wall Street Journal, the crown […]

Nov 30 2018

Google Is Finally Killing Hangouts…in 2020 – Thurrott.com

Google will soon be killing Hangouts, the company’s infamous messaging app. 9to5Google reports that the company will be shutting down Hangouts in 2020. The app, which has long been neglected by the company, still resides in the new Gmail. The mobile apps for the service, on the other hand, continue to show sign of age. […]

Nov 24 2018

Trump Lied When He Said CIA Didn't Link Saudi Prince To Khashoggi Killing: Senator Jack Reed

Despite President Donald Trump’s insistence to the contrary, the CIA determined that Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was “directly involved” in the assassination of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, said Rhode Island Sen. Jack Reed, the ranking Democrat on the Senate Armed Services Committee. Trump has denied a report in The Washington Post that the CIA concluded that Mohammed […]

Nov 23 2018

Separatists attack Chinese Consulate in Pakistan, killing 4

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Nov 23 2018

Turkey rips Trump for turning a “blind eye” to Jamal Khashoggi killing

Turkey’s foreign minister has criticized President Trump, saying the U.S. leader appears to want to “turn a blind eye” to the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi by Saudi agents at the kingdom’s consulate in Istanbul. Mevlut Cavusoglu also described many European nations’ response to Khashoggi’s killing as “artificial” and “cosmetic.” Cavusoglu was referring to bans […]

Nov 23 2018

Separatists attack Chinese consulate in Pakistan, killing 4

Pakistani troops move in the compound of Chinese Consulate in Karachi, Pakistan, Friday, Nov. 23, 2018. Pakistani police say gunmen have stormed the Chinese Consulate in the country’s southern port city of Karachi, triggering an intense shootout. (AP Photo/Shakil Adil) More KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — Armed separatists stormed the Chinese Consulate in Pakistan’s southern port […]

Nov 23 2018

Trump contradicts CIA assessment on Khashoggi killing

President Trump on Thursday appeared to contradict the CIA’s assessment of the killing of The Washington Post writer,  saying the crown prince denies it “vehemently” and the intelligence agency only has “feelings” and there is no smoking gun in the death. The  Washington Post reported that Trump was vague with who he blamed for the killing. He […]

Nov 22 2018

Report claims CIA has 'smoking gun phone call' connecting Saudi crown prince to Jamal Khashoggi killing

Kim Hjelmgaard USA TODAY Published 12:00 PM EST Nov 22, 2018 A Turkish newspaper claimed Thursday that the Central Intelligence Agency has heard a “smoking gun phone call” of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman with an alleged instruction to “silence Jamal Khashoggi as soon as possible.”  The allegation was published in Turkey’s Hürriyet Daily News, a well-established newspaper. The […]

Nov 22 2018

Trump on Khashoggi killing: Saudi crown prince 'hates it more than I do'

President TrumpDonald John TrumpTwitter permanently suspends far-right activist from platform Trump to teleconference with military on Thanksgiving Trump says media is blaming him for traffic jams MORE on Thursday continued to defend his response to Saudi Arabia over the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi last month, asserting that Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman “hates” the […]

Nov 22 2018

Family of US missionary John Chau: We forgive tribe for killing him

Chau attended Vancouver Christian High School and graduated from Oral Roberts University, a Christian college in Oklahoma, in 2014, with a degree in health and exercise science. While there, he worked with the university’s missions and outreach department. “I have never known a more courageous, selfless, compassionate man and friend,” said Bobby Parks, the department’s […]