Tag: Iran

Trump reaffirms the alliance with Ryad even though the prince was behind the murder of Khashoggi

The Saudi Crown Prince was perhaps well aware of the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, but this will not undermine the "unshakeable" relationship between Washington and Ryad: urged to raise… Read more »

Congressional Democrats call for cuts in US support for Saudi Arabia

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Leading Democrats in Congress called on Tuesday for cuts in U.S. support for Saudi Arabia and criticized President Donald Trump for failing to take action against Saudi… Read more »

Fresh sanctions on Iran are already choking off medicine imports, economists say

New U.S. sanctions could have far-reaching effects on life in Iran. (Ali Mohammadi/Bloomberg News) Erin Cunningham Middle East reporter covering Iran, Turkey, Syria and the wider region November 17 at… Read more »