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Khashoggi fallout: Saudi conference no-shows

Oct 19, 2018 - 4:00 AM

Here's a list of corporate heavies who said they were pulling out of a an upcoming investment conference in Saudi Arabia, following the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

BACKFIRE. Portraits of Saudi King Salman bin Abdulazziz (right) and his son Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman are seen on October 18, 2018 in Riyadh. Photo by Fayez Nureldine/AFP

Turkey police fire plastic bullets at opposition paper rally

Mar 05, 2016 - 8:38 AM

4th UPDATE The Turkish press has experienced one of the darkest days in its history says the Zaman newspaper

RAID. A handout picture released by the Zaman Daily News shows Turkish riot police raid Zaman newspaper building to take over the control, in Istanbul, Turkey, March 4, 2016. Handout photo by Talha Sertturk/Zaman Daily News/EPA

Turkey fires police chiefs in 16 provinces – media

Jan 08, 2014 - 3:47 PM

The moves come as the government tries to contain the massive political fallout from the graft probe that is becoming the biggest threat to Erdogan s 11 year rule

STANDING GUARD. Turkish riot policemen stand guard on Istiklal Avenue in Istanbul on January 5, 2014. Bulent Kilic/AFP