GOP Senators Doubt Saudi Arabia's Account Of Jamal Khashoggi's Death
Saudi Arabia, which initially denied any involvement in Khashoggi’s Oct. 2 disappearance, claimed last week that The Washington Post columnist had been strangled in a fistfight with 15 men sent to confront him at the Saudi consulate in Turkey.
NYT: Twitter employee was groomed by Saudi Arabia government to help silence critics
“The mornings were the worst for him because he would wake up to the equivalent of sustained gunfire online,” Maggie Mitchell Salem, a longtime friend of Khashoggi, told the New York Times.
Special police force deployed in Nigerian state of Kaduna: Buhari on Twitter
October 21, 2018 / 6:47 PM / Updated an hour ago LAGOS (Reuters) - A special police force has been deployed to flashpoints in the northern state of Kaduna on Sunday in the wake of communal violence over the last few days that has killed 55 people, President Muhammadu Buhari said on Twitter. FILE PH
Uber has only a handful of woman drivers in Saudi Arabia, while local rival Careem claims 2,000
Saudi Arabia lifted its ban on female driving in June, and Careem and Uber have launched expensive initiatives to recruit women as drivers.Careem says it has 2,000 licensed women registered on its platform.Uber reported only a "handful" of female drivers, adding that many women are still in the proc
Russian servicemen deliver 500 food packages to residents of Syria's Quneitra province
BEER AJAM, October 21. /TASS/. Russian servicemen have delivered and handed over 500 food packages to residents of the Beer Ajam settlement in the Syrian province of Quneitra, head of the group on humanitarian aid delivery Vladimir Vadeynov told reporters on Sunday.