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October 8, 2018 9:55 AM Erdogan says closely following case of missing Saudi journalist, murdered at a Saudi consolate in Instanbul

President Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday he was closely following the case of missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi after Turkish officials said they believed he had been killed at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. Erdogan told reporters that authorities were examining camera footage and airport records as part of their investigation into the disappearance 436

September 27, 2015 7:26 AM Iran criticizes Saudi Arabia over deaths of hundreds at Hajj pilgrimage

(CNN)Three days after hundreds of people died in a stampede at the holiest Muslim pilgrimage, the Hajj, Iran's Supreme Leader lashed out at host nation Saudi Arabia. "Saudi rulers instead of shunning (responsibility) must accept their responsibility in this grave incident by apologizing to the Muslim Ummah and bereft families," said Iran's Supreme Leader 39

September 26, 2015 8:13 AM Last day of Hajj shadowed by grief, death investigations

(CNN)What should be a day of celebration is now tempered by grief as millions of Muslims mark the final day of Hajj without hundreds of fellow worshippers. It's supposed to be a day of elation, the end of an annual journey to Mecca that many wait their entire lives for. But this year's Hajj is marred by the deaths of at least 717 people, killed in a stampede 23

July 15, 2015 12:38 AM Middle East Allies See Heightened Peril in Newly Empowered Tehran

WASHINGTON — Even in the final months of talks to peacefully resolve the conflict over Iran’s nuclear program, events across the Middle East showcased the acrimony between Washington and Tehran. The United States dispatched warships to the Persian Gulf, backed Saudi airstrikes against Iranian allies in Yemen and struggled to keep American air power from unintentionally 14

February 2, 2015 5:01 AM Prince Waleed Bin Talal launches a TV channel almost as outspoken as he is

Prince Alwaleed bin Talal is a nephew of King Abdullah, who died on January 23. In a highly conservative Islamic kingdom, Alwaleed, who holds no government rank, is unusual for his high profile and periodic comments about economic issues. Broadcasting from 1300 GMT on Sunday, his Bahrain-based Alarab News Channel will be the latest player in the Arabic-language 14