Category Archives: Government

US Giving Saudis More Time to Finish Investigation into Missing Journalist

The U.S. appears willing to give Saudi Arabia a bit more time to finish its investigation into Turkish allegations that Saudi agents killed a U.S.-based journalist inside Riyadh's consulate in …

Turkey Threatens to Move on Syria’s Manbij

ISTANBUL, TURKEY Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is warning of military action against a key U.S. ally in the disputed Syrian city of Manbij, as bilateral tensions threaten to resurface …

Trump Says It Appears Missing Saudi Journalist is Dead

WHITE HOUSE Asked Thursday by reporters whether Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was dead, U.S. President Donald Trump responded it "certainly looks" as if he is and that is "very sad."…

Report: US Interior Watchdog Faults Zinke’s Travel Practices

WASHINGTON The U.S. Interior Department's watchdog agency has said in a report that sending a security detail to protect Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke and his wife on a vacation to …

TURKISH TEAM SEARCHES RESIDENCE OF SAUDI CONSUL GENERAL, OVER MISSING JOURNALIST

ISTANBUL, A Turkish team, on Wednesday, entered the residence of the Saudi consul general in Istanbul, to seek further evidence, over the disappearance of the Saudi journalist, Jamal Khashoggi.

The …

Diplomatic Protection Cornerstone of International Relations, Sixth Committee Speakers Stress, Voicing Concern over Rising Attacks

Members Conclude Debate on Additional Protocols to 1949 Geneva Convention

Protection of diplomatic and consular representatives � as well as the security and inviolability of diplomatic and consular missions, their …