Khashoggi probe: Turkey vows to uncover truth after Saudi admission

  Ankara is seeking the extradition of 15 suspects and is worried they may be executed by Riyadh before being questioned, sources tell MEE Turkey vowed on Saturday to uncover the truth behind Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s killing, as international outrage over Riyadh’s most recent explanation grows. Sources close to President Recep Tayyip Erdogan have…

Press Release – Serious consequences if Canberra recognizes Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

Press Release   17 October 2018    Serious consequences if Canberra recognizes Jerusalem as Israel’s capital   Citizens International strongly condemns the statement by the Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison that Canberra was open to recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and shifting its embassy there. Such a move is illegal and in violation of international…

Press Release – UN Security Council must impose sanctions on Saudi Arabia for the murder of Khashoggi

  Press Release    16 October 2018    UN Security Council must impose sanctions on Saudi Arabia for the murder of Khashoggi   Citizens International strongly condemns the kidnapping and brutal murder of Saudi journalist Kashoggi in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. The available evidence points to Mohamed bin Salman as the man behind the…

My grandfather Nelson Mandela fought apartheid. I see the parallels with Israel

  It took an international effort to end institutionalised racism in my country – now it must happen again, for Palestinian people My grandfather, Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, would have turned 100 this year. The world is marking the centenary of his birthand celebrating his leadership in the struggle to end apartheid in South Africa. But while…