The Murder of Jamal Khashoggi

Turkey plays Khashoggi crisis to its geopolitical advantage

A collection of our stories on the Jamal Khashoggi murder

Will Turkey Shield the Saudi Crown Prince from Khashoggi's Murder?

Will Turkey Shield the Saudi Crown Prince from Khashoggi’s Murder?

October 25, 2018

Khashoggi’s murder was indeed pre-meditated and botched-up. Did Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman send a package deal to President Erdogan to shield the Crown Prince from the Murder? We speak with Professor As`ad AbuKhalil

As Saudi Confirms Khashoggi's Murder, Will We Stop Its Murder in Yemen?

As Saudi Confirms Khashoggi’s Murder, Will We Stop Its Murder in Yemen?

October 19, 2018

Hours after this segment was recorded, the Saudi government confirmed the murder of Jamal Khashoggi. But there is ongoing silence over the US-backed Saudi war on Yemen, which has killed tens of thousands and is threatening a historic famine. We speak to Dr. Martha Mundy of the London School of Economics, author of a new report that accuses of Saudi of a deliberate campaign “to destroy food production and distribution” in Yemen.

Paul Jay on the US-Saudi ‘Special Relationship’

Paul Jay on the US-Saudi ‘Special Relationship’

October 16, 2018

The likely murder of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi has inspired a new debate about the US’s “special relationship” with Saudi Arabia. TRNN’s Paul Jay and Ben Norton discuss why America sees the Saudi monarchy as a key player in its global empire, and the key role of arms sales and fossil fuels in geopolitics.

Duplicitous Khashoggi Picked the Wrong Prince

Khashoggi Picked the Wrong Prince

October 15, 2018

The murder of Jamal Khashoggi should be denounced. Professor As`ad AbuKhalil says western media’s uncritical praise of Khashoggi is unworthy, he was a loyal member of the Saudi propaganda apparatus and chose the wrong side of the House of Saud

Will the Disappearance of Journalist Jamal Khashoggi Bring Down the US-Saudi Alliance?

Will the Disappearance of Journalist Jamal Khashoggi Bring Down the US-Saudi Alliance?

October 12, 2018

Journalist James M. Dorsey says Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman (MBS) has suffered significant reputational damage on the eve of a major global trade conference known as Vision 2030 or  “Davos in the Desert”

Is the U.S. Complicit in Saudi Journalist's Disappearance?

Is the U.S. Complicit in Saudi Journalist’s Disappearance?

October 11, 2018

President Trump says the US is pressing Saudi Arabia for answers on the fate of missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi. But new questions are being raised about the US role after a Washington Post report that U.S. intelligence intercepted communications of Saudi officials discussing a plan to capture and “lay hands on” Khashoggi. We speak to Ali Al-Ahmed, founder and director of The Institute for Gulf Affairs