Tag : Assassinations and Attempted Assassinations

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Biden Administration Announces First Sanctions on Russia in Navalny Case

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While the Navalny case was a vivid example of Russian brutality — his F.S.B. attackers stalked him as he traveled across Europe and apparently applied...
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Where Biden’s Foreign Policy Is Taking the U.S.

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One day before the administration announced its decision on Saudi Arabia, Biden gave the first major indication of his presidency that he would be willing...
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Biden Won’t Penalize Saudi Crown Prince Over Khashoggi’s Killing, Fearing Relations Breach

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WASHINGTON — President Biden has decided that the price of directly penalizing Saudi Arabia’s crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, is too high, according to senior...
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Saudi Prince Approved Khashoggi’s Death, U.S. Report Says

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Such details are part of the mosaic of facts that led the C.I.A. to conclude Prince Mohammed gave the order to kill Mr. Khashoggi. But...
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Candidate Biden Called Saudi Arabia a ‘Pariah.’ He Now Has to Deal With It.

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WASHINGTON — As a candidate, President Biden left no doubt what he thought about how the United States should deal with Saudi Arabia. His plan,...
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Man Threatened to Assassinate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Officials Say

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A Trump supporter who stormed the Capitol on Jan. 6 threatened on social media to assassinate Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez that day and also threatened the...
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U.S. Considers Granting Immunity to Saudi Prince in Suspected Assassination Attempt

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WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is considering a request to grant Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of Saudi Arabia immunity from a federal lawsuit that...