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  • President Trump pardons Thanksgiving turkeys

    President Trump pardoned two turkey named "Peas" and "Carrots" in the annual tradition held in the Rose Garden. The president also warned the turkeys about Washington politics and some of the difficulties they may face.

  • US President Donald Trump (C-R) and Saudi Deputy Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman al-Saud take part in a bilateral meeting at a hotel in Riyadh on May 20, 2017. 

    In a lengthy statement, punctuated with eight exclamation points, Trump said that while "we may never know all of the facts surrounding" Khashoggi's death, "our relationship is with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia."

  • RIYADH, Nov 19- Saudi Arabia's King Salman urged the international community on Monday to halt Iran's nuclear and ballistic missile programmes, and reiterated the kingdom's support for U.N. efforts to end the war in Yemen. King Salman, who did not mention the Khashoggi affair, condemned the actions of Iran, its arch-rival for influence in the region, including in...

  • President Donald Trump said he does not want to listen to an audio recording of the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi despite facing mounting pressure to punish Saudi Arabia for the killing. Trump also said he wants to maintain a close alliance with Saudi Arabia despite Khashoggi's death and questioned the alleged role of Saudi Crown Prince...

  • President Donald Trump said in an interview that aired on Sunday the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was "very vicious" but that he wants to stick with Saudi Arabia as a close ally in the Middle East. Under pressure to punish Saudi Arabia for Khashoggi's death inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on Oct. 2, Trump questioned the alleged role of Saudi...

  • Turkey and Cyprus have overlapping claims of marine jurisdiction and both plan to carry out exploratory drilling this year. We remind them that sharing the natural resources of the island of Cyprus relates to the core of the Cyprus issue, "Aksoy said in a statement. Greece denied the charge and Cyprus accused Turkey of stirring tension.

  • ANKARA, Nov 18- The killers of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi may have taken his dismembered body out of Turkey in luggage, Turkish Defence Minister Hulusi Akar was quoted as saying by broadcaster CNN Turk on Sunday. Speaking at a panel as part of an international conference in Halifax, Canada, Akar said Khashoggi's killers may have taken the journalist's body...

  • The broader index for emerging markets was on track for a 0.7 percent weekly gain with shares in Turkey and South Africa gaining nearly 1 percent each on the day. While China sent a written response to U.S. demands for trade reforms, Washington said this was unlikely to prompt a breakthrough at talks between Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping later this month.

  • Motorcycles in traffic in Indonesia.

    Ratings agency Moody's said in a report Thursday that the outlook for emerging markets will be "broadly stable" in 2019.

  • WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 14 JOHANNESBURG- World Bank officials to meet Zambia finance minister and government officials in the town of Livingston to discuss the economy of Africa's No. 2 copper producer, which is facing high levels of debt.. JAKARTA- Indonesia's Central Bank holds Board of Governors Meeting. ZAGREB- Croatia National Bank holds monetary policy...

  • "Over the years, we have been witnessing Israeli investors' increasing preference for foreign investments," Jenny Johnson, president and chief operating officer of Franklin Templeton, said at the opening of the group's new office in Tel Aviv. Franklin Templeton, which has $724 billion in assets under management, appointed Uzi Yitzhak to head its business in...

  • New National Security Adviser John Bolton listens as U.S. President Donald Trump holds a cabinet meeting at the White House in Washington, April 9, 2018.

    An audio tape of Jamal Khashoggi's killing may not implicate Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, according to Donald Trump's National Security Advisor.

  • SINGAPORE, Nov 13- The United States will step up enforcement of sanctions on Iran, national security adviser John Bolton said on Tuesday, as Tehran tries to find ways to evade the restrictions in oil trade and in banking. The United States announced reinstatement of sanctions earlier this month as the Trump administration tries to force Iran to curb its nuclear...

  • British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt speaks to the media in Berlin, Germany.

    Jeremy Hunt is the first British minister to visit Saudi Arabia since the killing, said its results had to be reviewed before deciding on any consequences.

  • TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 13 JOHANNESBURG- World Bank officials to meet Zambia finance ministers and government officials in the town of Livingston to discuss the economy of Africa's No. 2 copper producer, which is facing high levels of debt.. JAKARTA- Indonesia's Central Bank holds Board of Governors Meeting. MELBOURNE- Panel Participation by Guy Debelle, RBA Deputy...

  • Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau takes part in a news conference in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, May 31, 2018.

    Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has become the first Western leader to acknowledge his country's intelligence agencies have listened to recordings of the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

  • The main news from Sunday's meeting of producers in Abu Dhabi is that Saudi Arabia is planning to cut the amount it supplies in December by 500,000 barrels per day from November levels. It's no secret that the Saudis, and other producers in the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies, would prefer crude prices to remain north of $80 a...

  • Mark Mobius, co-founder of Mobius Capital Partners

    "At the end of the day, emerging markets equities look very cheap now. It's time to get in," Mobius, co-founder of Mobius Capital Partners, told CNBC's "Street Signs."

  • The main news from Sunday's meeting of producers in Abu Dhabi is that Saudi Arabia is planning to cut the amount it supplies in December by 500,000 barrels per day from November levels. It's no secret that the Saudis, and other producers in the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies, would prefer crude prices to remain north of $80 a...

  • Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Istanbul, Turkey on October 21, 2018. 

    Turkey has given recordings related to the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi to Saudi Arabia, the United States, Germany, France and Britain, President Tayyip Erdogan said.