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Jamal Khashoggi

Jamal Khashoggi

‘Kingdom of Silence’: Showtime Documentary Explores Backdrop Of Washington Post Journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s Murder

Showtime’s documentary Kingdom of Silence examines the relationship between the U.S. and Saudi Arabia as a backdrop to the assassination of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The film premieres on October 2, the two-year anniversary of Khashoggi’s death. Kingdom of Silence examines U.S.-Saudi Arabia history in the decades leading up…
bubmag
September 11, 2020
Jamal Khashoggi

Final Saudi Verdict Spares Khashoggi Killers From Execution

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia—A Saudi court reduced the death sentences of five men convicted in the killing of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi to 20-year prison terms and handed shorter sentences to three other nationals, in a case that drove a wedge between Saudi Arabia’s heir apparent and the West. The public…
bubmag
September 7, 2020
Jamal Khashoggi

Saudi court issues final verdicts in Khashoggi killing

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — A Saudi court issued final verdicts on Monday in the case of slain Washington Post columnist and Saudi critic Jamal Khashoggi after his son, who still resides in the kingdom, announced pardons that spared five of the con DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — A Saudi…
bubmag
September 7, 2020
Jamal Khashoggi

Khashoggi killers’ sentences commuted

Saudi Arabia has sentenced five people to 20 years in prison for the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Turkey, replacing death sentences issued last year.Khashoggi was killed after entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on October 2, 2018.Saudi Arabia enforces basic Islamic laws, which allow a death penalty to…
bubmag
September 7, 2020
Jamal Khashoggi

Jamal Khashoggi murder: Saudi Arabia convicts eight of killing

Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, who wrote critically of the kingdom's policies and Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, was killed in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul. Turkish officials say a 15-men team tortured, killed and dismembered the writer, while Saudi Arabia says he died in a 'fistfight.'Here are some key…
bubmag
September 7, 2020