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Due to Australia's arrivals cap, the trip took two weeks – including four days trapped inside a German airport – and cost a chunk of their life savings.
The slam follows Trump's boast on Fox News that Saudi Arabia is paying "$1 billion" to some "bank" to get U.S. soldiers.
The exact reason why the tweezers were stuck is unknown.
He's changed his tune now as he waits to "hear from the Kingdom" regarding a response to the attack on Saudi oil facilities.
Donald Trump says the US is "locked and loaded" - here's what he's talking about.
The announcement came as the U.S. released new evidence to support its allegation that Iran was responsible for the attack on Saudi Arabia's oil sites.
Contradicting U.S. intelligence reports, a foreign affairs minister claimed the Saudi officials accused of killing the journalist acted “outside their scope of authority.”
Rahaf Mohammed Alqunun's situation has highlighted the cause of women's rights in the kingdom, where several women fleeing abuse by their families have been returned home.
Rahaf Mohammed Alqunun's case has made headlines around the world after she fled to Thailand on Saturday from Kuwait.
Women will be informed by text message if their husbands file for divorce.
Rahaf Mohammed Alqunun wrote of being in "real danger" if forced to return to her family in Saudi Arabia, and said in media interviews that she might be killed
The torture of the jailed women allegedly included electric shock, whipping and sexual assault.
The Canadian prime minister’s comments were the first acknowledgment by a Western nation that it had received the audio recordings.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says Saudi officials "know who are the killers".
WASHINGTON/LONDON (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia on Sunday called the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi at its Istanbul consulate
While President Donald Trump welcomed Saudi Arabia’s new statement confirming that journalist Jamal Khashoggi is indeed dead
Fundamental questions remain about the journalist’s death after the kingdom’s Friday night announcement, and it’s unlikely Saudi critics abroad will be satisfied.