Saudi Arabia

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Iran trumps Trump

June 14, 2019 4:52 pm

The Donald’s indulgence of gunboat diplomacy has made war more likely

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How tech oppresses women in developing nations

June 5, 2019 5:31 pm

Western tech supplies the weapons for a one-sided battle of the sexes

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The US and Yemen: stopping Iran or appeasing Saudi Arabia?

April 24, 2019 4:07 pm

The ‘America First’ president is putting Saudi interests first

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What about ‘the Benjamins’ coming from the Gulf states?

March 11, 2019 10:20 pm

If Ilhan Omar is so concerned about lobbying money, she should turn her sights on the UAE and Qatar

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Vice vs vice: Cheney barbecues Pence in Georgia

March 11, 2019 9:13 pm

‘We’re getting into a situation when our friends and allies around the world that we depend upon are going to lack confidence in us’

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Was Jamal Khashoggi a Qatari asset?

December 27, 2018 7:15 am

A report from the Washington Post snuck out just before Christmas raises questions

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Jamal Khashoggi is the right TIME Person of the Year – for all the wrong reasons

December 11, 2018 12:34 pm

Khashoggi represented everything that is repressive and repugnant about journalism in the Arab world. Why is he so honored?

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Washington Post tripled Yemen coverage after Khashoggi’s death

November 29, 2018 1:54 pm

But has the country’s plight got three times worse?

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What is the left’s problem with Tulsi Gabbard?

November 24, 2018 10:23 am

The Hawaiian congresswoman has few friends on her side of the aisle

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Why Trump is right to stand by Saudi Arabia

November 20, 2018 3:19 pm

The media’s hypocrisy over Jamal Khashoggi stinks. The president is wise to ignore it

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What Mohammed bin Salman did next

November 2, 2018 7:01 am

After the Khashoggi murder, the Saudi regime seems curiously pliant to western interests

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Turkey vs Saudi: the real story behind Khashoggi’s murder

October 25, 2018 10:37 am

This isn’t just about the death of a journalist but a battle for political leadership of the Islamic world

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The humiliation of Mohammed bin Salman

October 24, 2018 9:56 am

Angering all of the West’s most powerful investors at once is an unmitigated disaster for the House of Saud

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The real problem with the Saudis’ ‘Davos in the Desert’

October 23, 2018 3:00 pm

One Davos was almost certainly one too many. But the multiplication of forums for the global elite is getting out of hand

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American universities need to chop the hand that feeds them tyrants’ cash

October 23, 2018 10:17 am

How can politically correct universities take money from Mohammed bin Salman?

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Jamal Khashoggi was no fighter – but he was a turncoat

October 20, 2018 9:13 pm

It would be surprising if Trump’s Middle East policy is determined by the murder of a Muslim Brotherhood activist who happened to write an occasional column for the Washington Post

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Telling the truth about Jamal Khashoggi is not a smear campaign

October 19, 2018 9:47 am

Saudi trolls have been active in casting aspersions on Khashoggi, no doubt. But does that mean Khashoggi was nothing but a cuddly liberal? Clearly not

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Why is the media ignoring the most glaring questions about Jamal Khashoggi?

October 18, 2018 5:29 pm

Killing the journalist was utterly unjustified. But there are aspects of the columnist’s past that merit probing

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Together at last: Mike Pompeo and Mohammed bin Salman

October 16, 2018 11:11 am

The Secretary of State and Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia had a photocall today – unlike when they supposedly met in late April

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How Trump cleans up the Saudi mess

October 16, 2018 5:17 am

It’s a murky business. But the President can again prove his diplomatic skill

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Why I’m a Muslim

August 30, 2018 7:47 am

Cruel and cowardly jihadists try to obscure the beauty of my religion from view

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Why are Harvard and MIT selling out to the Saudis?

April 2, 2018 6:40 pm

Harvard and MIT will sell anything to anybody, regardless of the national interest