Oct 17, 2018 - Podcasts

Podcast: The latest on Saudi Arabia

Dan and Axios World editor David Lawler discuss the latest on Jamal Khashoggi, including why the 'wait-and-see' window might be closing for the Saudis, the White House and U.S. companies.

"This is all going to come to a head a week from today in Riyadh, when the Saudis still apparently plan to hold their giant future Investment Initiative conference. Lots of big business folks have already pulled out, but many others haven’t, and the White House still plans to send Treasury Sec. Steven Mnuchin. Almost everyone still going claims to be 'monitoring' the situation, but they’re going to have to make very tough choices if there isn’t conclusive evidence either implicating or exonerating MBS in the next seven days."

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