Saudi Arabia Pumps All-Time Record Amount of Oil Amid Pressure From Washington

Republican Sen. Mike Lee: ‘Next Congress’ Will Likely ‘Look Into’ Motive Behind Trump’s Decision-Making On Saudi Arabia

President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi greeted the heir to the Saudi throne at the airport in Cairo when he arrived from Bahrain after a visit to the United Arab Emirates.

In a previous statement, Graham also said that the Crown Prince is "toxic" to U.S. - Saudi relations. Fortunately we have a USA intelligence community that's really good at a lot of us in the first branch of government, the article one branch, the Congress, have heard from the intelligence community and I will be getting another classified briefing on Tuesday about this.

Ernst was asked if Trump gave Saudi Arabia a pass.

The writ presented by Human Rights Watch was received at the court of federal judge Ariel Lijo, who forwarded it to federal prosecutor Ramiro González.

Saudi Arabia "is not an ally that deserves this kind of military intervention, especially because there's been no connection between the safety of the American people and our involvement in this war", he said.

A team of 15 Saudis flew to Istanbul, Turkey, on government aircraft in early October and killed Khashoggi, who had been living in self-imposed exile from the kingdom in Virginia, inside the Saudi consulate, where he had come to pick up documents that he needed for his planned marriage to a Turkish woman.

Amari Cooper with 90-yard TD for Dallas Cowboys
Adrian Peterson is running the football well for the Redskins, he's going to need to play a big role here in this one. Teams in Chicago, New Orleans and Los Angeles might start casting a anxious eye toward Big D.

"It is a grave mistake for the President to ignore the CIA's widely reported assessment on the Khashoggi murder", Collins, also a member of the Intelligence Committee, wrote on Twitter.

"If there are indicators that the prince was involved in this murder, then we need absolutely to consider further action", Sen.

"It telegraphs to despots around the world they can murder people with impunity and that this president will have their back as long as they praise him, as long as they do business with him potentially, " Schiff added. "So I would tend to be with my colleagues on this issue, understanding Saudi Arabia's great strategic importance to us. I will tell you this: The crown prince hates it more than I do, and they have vehemently denied it", Trump told reporters from his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida, where he spent the Thanksgiving holiday.

Democrats intend to probe US President Donald Trump's financial ties to determine whether they are the "hidden hand" driving US foreign policy on Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia, the incoming chairman of the House Intelligence Committee said on Sunday (Nov 25).

The Senate is expected to take up a bill this week from Lee and Sen. Trump announced last week that the USA would continue to back the kingdom, despite reported Central Intelligence Agency conclusions linking the crown prince to Khashoggi's demise. According to sources cited by Reuters, the crown prince wishes to avoid confrontation with Washington, including on oil prices.

"I think others will also have responsibility of looking at: Are there financial entanglements with the Gulf?"

Related News:

Most liked

Northern California's Deadly Camp Fire Is 100% Contained
The inferno, which sparked over two weeks ago in Butte County, has killed 85 people, with 249 still unaccounted for. The Camp Fire has burned through more than 153,000 acres, a charred swath of land larger than Chicago.

Donald Trump Threatens To Close Mexico Border ‘Permanently If Need Be’
But officials have hinted they could remain. "Here's the bottom line", he said. "Migrants have rights and we will respect them". Scott also said agents only resorted to using tear gas to deter migrants after members began to pelt US officials with rocks.

Court filing details stunning development in Mueller investigation
The intervention means Mr Manafort could potentially face bank fraud charges, which were dismissed as part of the plea bargain. He'll be sentenced in February in his criminal case in Virginia, which he took to trial and lost.

Console posses ride for beta tomorrow
Whatever the case may be, as mentioned above, all that matters is what it signals: and that's that Red Dead Online is imminent. There will also be Free Roam events, again, similar to GTA Online , where events kick off in the world every 30 minutes or so.

Bitcoin (BTC) Price Dives 12%, Sentiment Sours
This recovery brings at least a temporary relief to cryptocurrency investors facing the wrath of the bears since last 12 days. This was for the first time that the world's largest cryptocurrency slipped below $4000 levels since September 2017.

Kim Kardashian's Drug Fuelled 'Sex Tape' Revelations Have Shocked Literally Everyone
She's been married to rapper Kanye West since 2014 and they are the parents of North, 5, Saint, 2, and Chicago, born in January. Before Khloe's return home, Kim found out that Tristan blocked her on Instagram and she called her sister to discuss this.

Baker Mayfield did not seem interested in Hue Jackson hug
Jackson was hired by the Cincinnati Bengals two weeks ago, just two weeks after he was sacked by the Cleveland Browns . With starting left tackle Cordy Glenn out for Cincinnati, Garrett was poised to wreak havoc on the Bengals offense.

James explains why he wanted Lakers to sign McGee
Ball scored only nine points but claimed 10 rebounds and added two assists, while showing great maturity with his decision making. The Lakers' outscored the Jazz 26-20 in the final quarter, of which Lonzo played all 12 minutes.

Winter storm turns holiday travel rush into a nightmare in the Midwest
The Chicago Department of Aviation reported early Monday that, on average, departures were delayed by 77 minutes out of O'Hare. Jeff Colyer declared a state of emergency in the state after five to 36 centimetres of snow fell in some areas.

Oprah Winfrey's mother Vernita Lee dead at 83
The star said during an interview in 2015 that she felt as though there always was a God watching over her who loved her. Winfrey has always been outspoken about the tumultuous relationship she had with her mother when she was young.

Republican senators break with the president over his embrace of Saudi Arabia
Pictures and videos on Sunday showed Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman touring the Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix.

Every Amazon device on sale for Cyber Monday
Target's online site will allow you to purchase these headphones for a 55 percent discount, from their normal price of $199.99. Target is giving you tons of freedom to pick what you want to save on today by offering 15% across its entire site.

Storm set to blanket Midwest in snow on major travel day
Light to moderate rain will begin Sunday morning and change to snow by the afternoon beginning in the northwest suburbs. The National Weather Service issued a winter warning for the Chicago area that will be in effect throughout Sunday.

Trump calls for wall funding after saying he's closed border
Mattis said troops could help protect the border agents with shields and batons, but would be unarmed. Coast Guard nearby for about 30 minutes, WPBF-TV reported.

Coli outbreak possibly linked to romaine lettuce in California, FDA official says
A common source of E. coli illness is raw fruits and vegetables that have come in contact with feces from infected animals. Tracing a person's food history involves interviewing them about what they ate and where, Njoo said.