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Saudi ambassador returns to Washington for the first time since journalist's murder

Dec 05, 2018 - Washington Post Blogs

Saudi Arabia's ambassador to the United States, Prince Khalid bin Salman, has returned to Washington for the first time since the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a Saudi Embassy spokeswoman said Wednesday.

The return of Khalid, the younger brother of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, came as dignitaries gathered in Washington for the funeral of former president George H.W. Bush.

It was not clear whether Khalid, whom some have accused of aiding a coverup of Khashoggi's killing,...