Saudi Arabia hands down ‘final’ rulings in Jamal Khashoggi murder, sentencing 8 to prison terms

“These verdicts carry no legal or moral legitimacy. They came at the end of a process which was neither fair, nor just, or transparent,” Agnès Callamard, a U.N. human rights expert who conducted an investigation into the killing, wrote on Twitter after the sentences were announced.Saudi Arabia’s leaders have been desperate to move past the killing. Grisly details had fueled global...

Belarus, Hong Kong Protests, U.K. Coronavirus: Your Monday Briefing

(Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.)Good morning.We’re covering the fourth weekend of unrest in Belarus, the quashing of protests in Hong Kong and the far-off collision of two black holes.A fourth Sunday of protests in BelarusTens of thousands of protesters flooded into towns and cities across Belarus, signaling the depth of anger at President Aleksandr Lukashenko, who...