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Erdogan: Turkey Captures Slain IS Leader Al-Baghdadi’s Wife

ANKARA, Turkey — Turkey has captured a wife of the slain leader of the Islamic State group, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Wednesday. "We caught his wife, but we didn't make a fuss about it. I am announcing this today for ...

Saudi Prosecutor Seeks Death Penalty in Khashoggi Killing

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Saudi Arabia's top prosecutor said Thursday he would seek the death penalty for five men charged with the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Turkey, while the United States moved to sanction 17 Saudi officials it said were i...
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Trump: Khashoggi Killing ‘Had Worst Cover-Up Ever’

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump says the killing of a Saudi journalist was a botched operation and a "bad original concept" as his administration has taken its first steps in punishing the Saudis by deciding to revoke the visas of the suspects. "They ha...