Saudi Arabia: Biden raises Khashoggi concerns during MBS meeting
21 July 2022 | 2:45 pm
The US president has used harsh words to describe Mohammed bin Salman's (MBS) human rights record. But that was before Russia invaded Ukraine and sent oil prices soaring.
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