- Safi Bello
Trump defends Saudi Arabia ties despite Khashoggi murder
BBC News -------- US President Donald Trump has strongly defended ties with Saudi Arabia despite international condemnation of journalist Jamal Khashoggi's murder. The kingdom is a "steadfast partner" that has agreed to invest "a record amount of money" in the US, Mr Trump said in a statement. The president acknowledged Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman "could very well" have known about Khashoggi's murder. To learn more click on the picture below to read the article.