Trump can’t let the Saudis get away with murder

New York Post -

New York Post—In the face of mounting evidence that the Saudi government is behind the disappearance and likely murder of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi, President Trump has to make it plain that he’s not the junior partner is the US-Saudi alliance. Trump on Thursday seemed to rule out the most obvious response, saying that halting arms sales...

Washington can’t let the Saudis get away with this. Once the dust settles over the fate of Saudi columnist Jamal Khashoggi, who disappeared inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul last Tuesday and is rumored to have been murdered by agents of Riyadh, America must respond — carefully. Killing Khashoggi — a Saudi dissident and Washington Post columnist who resides in the US capital —...