10-14-18 Asked whether Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman gave an order to kill him, Trump said "nobody knows yet, but we'll probably be able to find out." Trump added in excerpts of the "60 Minutes" interview that will air on Sunday "we would be very upset and angry if that were the case. We're going to get to the bottom of it and there will be severe punishment," Trump said. https://www.haaretz.com/middle-east-news/saudis-threaten-global-economic-repercussions-if-punished-1.6553930 (Just like with Kavanaugh)
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The events that are going on in our noble and proud kingdom are continuing, and with each and every event, the strength of the people's cohesion with its wise leadership, the greatness of this nation and its commitment to its Islamic and Arab principles have been demonstrated.The Saudis
# Authorization The Kingdom affirms that if it receives any action, it will respond with greater action, that the Kingdom's economy has an influential and vital role in the world economy and that the Kingdom's economy is affected only by the impact of the global economy
updated 10-18-18 Seven of the 15 men suspected of being involved in an operation to kill Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi belong to Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s personal security and protection detail, Middle East Eye can reveal.
The suspects went and ate dinner at the Saudi consul-general’s residence after murdering and dismembering Khashoggi inside the consulate, a source in the Istanbul Prosecutor General’s office also told MEE on Wednesday as Turkish police finally gained access to the building on Wednesday.
Most of them are high-ranking officers who accompanied the crown prince on diplomatic visits to the UK and France earlier this year....Major General Mahir Abdul Aziz Muhammad Mutrib, the highest ranked officer among the seven named on the interior ministry document, has been identified by investigators as the "coordinator of the operation", according to MEE's Turkish sources.
The 15 men were photographed at passport control at Ataturk Airport on 2 October (AFP)
MEE has obtained a document from the Saudi Interior Ministry detailing their ranks, dates of birth, passport and telephone numbers and when they accompanied bin Salman on trips abroad. All of them are members of the crown prince’s Special Security Force. ...
Two of the names on the list are not identified as having accompanied bin Salman on his visits to London and Paris. Both however are high-ranking. They are Major Nayif Hasan Saad Al-Arifi, and Brigadier General Mansour Othman Aba Hussein. Both are described as “support officers (security and protection) for the Saudi Crown Prince”. https://www.middleeasteye.net/news/khashoggi-mohammed-bin-salman-saudi-arabia-suspects-969185217
10-18-18 The study said that the frequency of collision insurance claims in Colorado, Nevada, Oregon and Washington state rose about six percent higher than in nearby states .where marijuana is still illegal. A separate study by the institute found a five percent increase in the rate of crashes per million vehicle registrations in Colorado, Oregon and Washington versus nearby states. “The bottom line of all of this is that we’re seeing a consistently higher crash risk in those states that have legalized marijuana for recreational purposes,” Harkey said....
According to other studies reviewed by the administration, marijuana is the second most frequently detected drug in crash-involved drivers behind alcohol. https://www.theepochtimes.com/more-accidents-happening-in-states-that-have-legalized-pot_2693281.html