INTERNATIONAL NEWS UPDATE

#Saudi writer tormented to death in jail

Saudi journalist and writer Turki Bin Abdul Aziz Al-Jasser has died after being tortured while in detention, the New Khaleej reported yesterday. Reporting human rights...

#Children of killed writer Jamal Khashoggi appeal for the return of dad’s remaining

More than a month after their father’s death, the sons of slain journalist Jamal Khashoggi have made a plaintive appeal for the return of...

#Saudi aid agency signs deals to run Yemeni refugee camp in Djibouti while Saudi-led...

The General Supervisor of the King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Center (KSRelief) Abdullah Al-Rabeeah signed three agreements on Wednesday for the running of...

#Turkey casts doubt on Saudi help in Khashoggi probe

Turkey cast doubt Wednesday on whether Saudi Arabia was willing to "genuinely cooperate" in the investigation into the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, as...

#Saudis Reject Turkish Demand for Handover of Khashoggi Suspects

Saudi Arabia will not extradite suspects in the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the kingdom’s consulate in Istanbul, its foreign minister said, dismissing...

#Jamal Khashoggi: Saudi Arabia now says killing was premeditated

The eldest son of murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi has left Saudi Arabia, sources close to the family have said, as the Saudi public prosecutor’s...

#Swedish citizen held in Turkey over alleged PKK links

A Swedish man is reportedly being held in Turkey over suspected links to Kurdish militants.The 46-year-old man is accused of being a regional leader...

#Canadian rapper Jon James dies after falling from plane during stunt for music video

A Canadian rapper died after falling from the wing of a flying plane he was walking on during a music video shoot, his management...