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World Oct 19, 2018

Khashoggi fallout: Saudi conference no-shows

U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin Thursday joined top U.S. and European officials, as well as corporate chiefs, pulling out of an upcoming investment conference in Saudi Arabia, following the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Company leaders risk losing lucrative business with the kingdom by ...

With 'America First,' where do human rights rank?

World | ANALYSIS Oct 18, 2018

With 'America First,' where do human rights rank?

by Jonathan Lemire

If it's an "America First" presidency, where does that rank human rights? President Donald Trump's refusal to put public pressure on Saudi Arabia over the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi is raising a question that has dogged his foreign policy. In dealing with Russia, across ...