Analysis: Britain set to resume Saudi arms sales

Britain is set to resume Saudi arms sales, a year after the British court of appeal ruled the sales illegal because of their potential use against civilians in Saudi Arabia’s war against Yemen. International affairs editor Philip Turle says the announcement comes just as Britain announced sanctions against 20 Saudis involved in the death of … Read more Analysis: Britain set to resume Saudi arms sales

Are sanctions an effective punishment for human rights abuses? | Inside Story

It’s a crackdown on despots and dictators. Britain’s government has announced its first sanctions since leaving the European Union. They punish the perpetrators of what it calls ‘the gravest human rights offenders’. The targets include suspects linked to the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, Russians connected to the killing of tax fraud whistleblower lawyer … Read more Are sanctions an effective punishment for human rights abuses? | Inside Story

Exclusive Interview with Fiancée of Murdered Saudi Journalist Jamal Khashoggi | Good Morning Britain

Long-awaited UK government sanctions against human rights abusers, including a close aide to the Saudi crown prince Mohammed bin Salman over the murder of Jamal Khashoggi, have been unveiled by the foreign secretary, Dominic Raab. On Friday, Turkey began the trial of 20 Saudis charged with the murder of Jamal Khashoggi. In an exclusive interview, … Read more Exclusive Interview with Fiancée of Murdered Saudi Journalist Jamal Khashoggi | Good Morning Britain

UK sanctions Saudis, Russians under new Magnitsky powers

The UK has unveiled its first unilateral sanctions since leaving the European Union. It has imposed economic sanctions on 49 human rights violators from Saudi Arabia and Russia including those behind the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Al Jazeera’s Sonia Gallego reports. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish … Read more UK sanctions Saudis, Russians under new Magnitsky powers

Magnitsky and Khashoggi killers among 49 sanctioned human rights abusers | ITV News

No longer bound by membership of the European Union, after Brexit, Britain is freer to impose its own sanctions for human rights abuses. Top of a new list, set out by Dominic Raab, the Foreign Secretary, are 20 Saudia Arabians linked to the death of the journalist Jamal Khashoggi. • Subscribe to ITV News on … Read more Magnitsky and Khashoggi killers among 49 sanctioned human rights abusers | ITV News

Banned: UK sanctions those connected to murders of regime critics and dissidents

Nearly 50 people have been told they will be unable to spend their ill-gotten gains in the UK as Britain released details of its new sanctions list. Among those sanctioned are men allegedly connected to the deaths of the Russian dissident Sergei Magnitsky, the Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi and the genocide of Muslims in Myanmar. … Read more Banned: UK sanctions those connected to murders of regime critics and dissidents

Hatice Cengiz appears at Jamal Khashoggi’s murder trial in Turkey

The fiancee of Jamal Khashoggi has told a Turkish court the Washington Post columnist was lured to his death at the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul through “a great betrayal and deception”, and has asked that all people responsible for his killing be brought to justice. “The process was quite emotionally debilitating for me,” she said … Read more Hatice Cengiz appears at Jamal Khashoggi’s murder trial in Turkey

Turkey begins trial of 20 Saudi suspects in Khashoggi murder in absentia

The trial of the men accused of killing Saudi dissident Jamal Khashoggi is underway in #Turkey. But none of the 20 defendants are there, as #SaudiArabia has refused to extradite them. It’s the first public inquiry into Khashoggi’s murder, which occurred two years ago in #Istanbul. Many hope it will reveal new details about his … Read more Turkey begins trial of 20 Saudi suspects in Khashoggi murder in absentia

Twenty go on trial in absentia for Khashoggi murder case

A Turkish court put 20 Saudi officials on trial in absentia for the gruesome killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled. Get the latest news on: http://reuters.com/ Follow Reuters on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Reuters … Read more Twenty go on trial in absentia for Khashoggi murder case

Will justice be served in Khashoggi’s murder trial? | Inside Story

On the afternoon of October 2nd, 2018, Journalist Jamal Khashoggi walked into the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. And he was never seen alive again. Now, 20 Saudi nationals are on trial in Turkey – accused of involvement in his murder. Turkish prosecutors charged the suspects in March, but none of them are present in court … Read more Will justice be served in Khashoggi’s murder trial? | Inside Story

Turkish trial over journalist Khashoggi murder is ‘first time where the hitmen are indicted

A court in Turkey is trying 20 Saudi officials for the murder of the journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The suspects, who are being tried in absentia, are accused of planning and carrying out the killing in the Saudi embassy in Istanbul in 2018, and include two top aides to the Saudi crown prince Mohammed Bin Salman … Read more Turkish trial over journalist Khashoggi murder is ‘first time where the hitmen are indicted

Turkish court tries 20 Saudis in absentia over journalist Khashoggi murder

A court in Turkey is trying 20 Saudi officials for the murder of the journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The suspects, who are being tried in absentia, are accused of planning and carrying out the killing in the Saudi embassy in Istanbul in 2018, and include two top aides to the Saudi crown prince Mohammed Bin Salman … Read more Turkish court tries 20 Saudis in absentia over journalist Khashoggi murder

Turkey trial of Saudi suspects in Jamal Khashoggi murder begins

The trial of 20 Saudi nationals accused of killing journalist Jamal Khashoggi, is due to start in Turkey. Khashoggi’s death at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul drew widespread condemnation, including from the UN special rapporteur who spent months investigating the case. To this day, Jamal Khashoggi’s remains have not been found. Al Jazeera’s Charles Stratford … Read more Turkey trial of Saudi suspects in Jamal Khashoggi murder begins

Jamal Khashoggi’s fiancée on his murder: ‘We need a neutral and independent trial’

In May, the elder son of slain Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi declared that his family had “forgiven” those responsible for the killing of their father in October 2018. The announcement would give legal reprieve to the five Saudi government agents who have been sentenced to death for the brutal murder at the Saudi consulate in … Read more Jamal Khashoggi’s fiancée on his murder: ‘We need a neutral and independent trial’

‘We tried to add some fun’: FC Seoul apologises for sex doll supporters

IN THE PAPERS – Tuesday, May 19: We look at reactions to Donald Trump’s “stunning” claim that he has been taking hydroxychloroquine as a preventative treatment for Covid-19. The fiancé of slain journalist Jamal Khashoggi has warned England’s Premier League against letting the Saudi Crown Prince buy Newcastle United, saying it would “stain” their image. Plus, … Read more ‘We tried to add some fun’: FC Seoul apologises for sex doll supporters