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US imposes sanctions for Khashoggi killing, Saudis seek death penalty

The US Treasury Department sanctions were the first concrete response by the Trump administration to Khashoggi's death in the Saudi consulate in Turkey in October.

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Punjab: Panchayat elections postponed at least till January

The Punjab government has decided to defer the panchayat elections. The government was set to notify the panchayat elections Friday and the code of conduct was to come into force. The panchayat ele...

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U.S. eyes ways to remove Erdogan foe to appease Turkey: NBC

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration is exploring possible ways to remove U.S.-based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen, a foe of Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan, to convince Turkey to ease ...

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Who are the Saudis under the spotlight over Khashoggi’s killing?

DUBAI (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia is seeking the death penalty against five out of 21 people under investigation in connection with the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Five senior government off...

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U.S. eyes possible ways to remove Erdogan foe to appease Turkey: NBC

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Trump administration is exploring possible ways to remove U.S.-based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen, a foe of Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan, to convince Turkey to ease ...

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Saudi Arabia prosecutor acquits Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in Jamal Khashoggi’s murder

Riyadh: Saudi Arabia Thursday called for the death penalty against five people accused of murdering journalist Jamal Khashoggi inside the kingdom's Istanbul consulate, but absolved the crown prince...

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Turkey, officially the Republic of Turkey , is a transcontinental country, located mostly on Anatolia in Western Asia and on East Thrace in Southeastern Europe.