Saudi Arabia

Eoin Higgins, staff writer
An RAF F-35B Lightning stealth jet, a United States Air Force F-15 Strike Eagle, and a French Air Force Rafale fly in formation over the English Channel during Operation Point Blank.
"Remember when Donald Trump tweeted that he was 'trying to end the endless wars?' That was yesterday."
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"All the responsibility for the act, including the extensive environmental...
Eoin Higgins, staff writer
The late Jamal Khashoggi, pictured speaking during POMED's "Mohammed bin Salman's Saudi Arabia: A Deeper Look."
"Despite the backlash directed at the kingdom, the Saudis haven't faced serious...


The same day a Saudi official marched in Paris for free speech, his country - the one that persecutes/jails writers/activists and considers women drivers terrorists - dragged jailed blogger Raif Badawi into the public square and flogged him 50 times for "insulting Islam," the first of 20 scheduled floggings. Tuesday he marked his 31st birthday. Friday, despite global outrage, he will likely be lashed again. From one of his last posts: "Let us all live under the roof of human civilization.”