Reprinted with permission from Shareblue.
It’s getting more and more difficult for Trump to cover up Saudi Arabia’s role in the brutal murder of Washington Post journalist and U.S. resident Jamal Khashoggi.
After a classified briefing with the head of the CIA, even Republican senators were convinced that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman was behind Khashoggi’s murder.
“It is zero chance — zero — that this happened without the crown prince,” Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) told reporters on Tuesday after the briefing, adding that one would have to be “willfully blind” not to see that.
A willfully blind Trump has tried to sow doubts about whether or not the Saudi prince was involved — even after the CIA concluded that he was, and even though Trump has access to the same information the CIA shared with senators.…