France's Macron will meet Saudi crown prince at G-20 summit

Khashoggi was last seen entering the Saudi consulate on October 2 to obtain paperwork for marriage procedures

Khashoggi was last seen entering the Saudi consulate on October 2 to obtain paperwork for marriage procedures

He went on to thank Saudi Arabia on Twitter for the current low oil prices and also compared the low prices to a big tax cut for the U.S. He implored Saudi Arabia to go lower in terms of oil prices. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., Mike Lee, R-Utah, and Chris Murphy, D-Conn., would invoke the War Powers Resolution, inserting Congressional oversight into overseas conflicts.

In Buenos Aires, Freeland repeated that Canada is reviewing arms sales to Saudi Arabia in view of Khashoggi's murder, incredible explanations of his death offered by the kingdom so far (from denying he was dead to saying it was the fault of rogue Saudi agents), and Saudi participation in the civil war in neighbouring Yemen.

The vote to advance the resolution, which passed by 63-37, comes as Yemen is in dire crisis.

Senior Republicans have rebuked President Trump by voting in the Senate to limit his ability to give military support to Saudi Arabia.

While Mr Pompeo and Mr Mattis said there was no direct evidence connecting Prince Mohammed (MBS) to the murder, any downgrading of US-Saudi ties in response would hurt homeland security.

Freeland accompanied Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to the summit, also attended by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.

Anger was abundant on Capitol Hill because neither CIA Director Gina Haspel nor any representative from the CIA were present to brief the members.

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Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., called the briefing "inadequate", adding that he will not be a reliable Republican vote on any key legislation until the Central Intelligence Agency briefs the members.

Macron also said he has no planned meeting with U.S. President Donald Trump during the summit, but he hinted they might have occasion for talks on the sidelines.

"I have respects for the secretaries of state and defence but I don't need them to characterise the information of the CIA and intelligence community, I need to hear it directly", he added.

Pompeo acknowledged to the lawmakers that Saudi Arabia's devastating war against Yemen has caused massive civilian casualties, but he claimed that the Saudis provide a major counterweight to Iran in the Middle East.

Argentina is moving forward a complaint by human rights activists against Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.

After Wednesday's closed-door briefing with senators in Washington, the secretary of state said the U.S. was "on a cusp" of gathering the warring parties for talks "to hopefully achieve a ceasefire". Saudi Arabia has said he had no prior knowledge of the murder.

Sources in the Prime Minister's Office (PMO) said, "In recent years, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has been a valuable partner".

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