Politics of Saudi Arabia

Meet the key figures behind the scenes, from a journalist-turned-lobbyist to an evangelical writer, in the effort to preserve the kingdom's image after the killing.
"This was a heinous crime," bin Salman told "60 Minutes" in a new interview. "But I take full responsibility as a leader in Saudi Arabia."
Lawyers for 9/11 survivors and victims' relatives believe the name belongs to a Saudi government official alleged to have assisted two hijackers in the attack.
The country changed its tune on what happened to the former Washington Post columnist, now saying his killing was premeditated.
Mole was part of a "troll farm' operation to attack critics under orders of Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman, reports the New York Times.
The Trump ally and American consulting firms like McKinsey and Bain did not immediately respond to HuffPost questions about their ongoing involvement.
It's clear that the Crown Prince was not afraid of any major repercussions when he delivered his chilling message to diaspora dissidents.
The president's enemies are exploiting the alleged murder to embarrass him and damage his relationship with Saudi Arabia, conservatives claim.
A mix of public accusations and victimhood helps draw attention away from the central question: Where is Jamal Khashoggi?
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The Trump administration gave HuffPost its first comment on the fight over Canadian criticism of Saudi repression -- nearly 24 hours after it began.
Canada said it was "gravely concerned" about the arrests of women's rights activists last week.
Saudi news agency SPA reports that an Egyptian resident is dead as a result of seven missiles fired into the country from Yemen.