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Source: CBS News

Jamal Khashoggi, other journalists are Time's Person of the Year

Wednesday 14:30 GMT

Slain Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi and other journalists that Time magazine called "the guardians" were named Time's Person of the Year for 2018 on Tuesday.

The other journalists named with Khashoggi were the Capital Gazette newspaper in Maryland, where five people were killed in a mass shooting earlier this year; imprisoned Reuters reporters Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo; and Maria Ressa, founder and editor of a news site in the Philippines.

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Source: Fox News

Senate rebukes Saudis: Lawmakers pull support for Yemen war, blame crown prince for Khashoggi death

Friday 20:01 GMT

The Senate on Friday passed a resolution calling on the U.S. to end military assistance for the Saudi-led coalition’s war in Yemen against Iran-backed Houthis, in a bipartisan vote that saw Republicans break with President Trump.

In a second Saudi rebuke, a joint resolution saying Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman was responsible for the killing of Khashoggi passed by a voice vote.

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Source: The Guradian

Khashoggi killer heard saying 'I know how to cut' on audio – Erdo?an

Saturday 16:21 GMT

One of the killers of the Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was heard saying “I know how to cut” on the audio of the murder, which Turkey has shared with US and European officials, the Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdo?an, said on Friday.

Erdo?an criticised Riyadh for its changing account of how Khashoggi, a Washington Post columnist and prominent critic of the Saudi crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, was murdered at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on 2 Oct. The journalist had gone there to collect documents for his forthcoming marriage.

“Four hostile newspapers are more to be feared than a thousand bayonets...” ― Napoléon Bonaparte