Trump Says No New Saudi Punishment for Khashoggi Murder

President Trump said the United States intends to remain a steadfast partner of Saudi Arabia to ensure the interests of the United States.

  • Published 20 November 2018
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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Tuesday the U.S. will not punish Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman at this time nor cut arms sales to Saudi Arabia for the killing of U.S.-based columnist Jamal Khashoggi. Trump called the killing of Khashoggi inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul a “horrible crime” that the U.S. does not condone, but said Saudi Arabia is a “great ally” and canceling billions in arms sales would only benefit… Read at AP News