Jackie Northam Jackie Northam is NPR's International Affairs Correspondent. She is a veteran journalist who has spent three decades reporting on conflict, politics, and life across the globe.
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U.S. Aims To Stall China's Efforts To Be The Global Leader In The Race For 5G

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Journalist's Death Stops Western Firms From Doing Business With Saudi Arabia

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Top Exec Of Chinese Technology Giant, Huawei Arrested In Canada At Request Of U.S.

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Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman during the G-20 summit on Nov. 30, 2018 in Buenos Aires. The summit marks a test of the extent to which world leaders will seek to distance themselves from him. Ludovic Marin/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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At G-20 And At Home, A Test For Saudi's Crown Prince: Can He Survive Khashoggi Fallout?

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How Saudi Arabia Decides Who Will Lead Kingdom

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Why Trump Has Continued His Defense Of Saudi Crown Prince

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Treasury Department Sanctions Saudi Officials In Response To Killing Of Jamal Khashoggi

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Saudi Prosecutor Says 5 Suspects Should Be Executed In Khashoggi Case

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Turkey Keeps Pressure On Trump To Respond To Killing Of Jamal Khashoggi

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Part of the Pardis petrochemical complex facilities in Assaluyeh, on the northern coast of the Persian Gulf, Iran. The United States has reimposed sanctions targeting Iran's economy. Iranian Presidency Office via AP hide caption

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Iran And Trading Partners Will Find Ways To Skirt Sanctions, Analysts Say

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U.S. Sanctions On Iran Could Impact How Trump Responds To Killing Of Jamal Khashoggi

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Friends Of Journalist Jamal Khashoggi Make Fresh Calls For Justice In His Killing

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Jamal Khashoggi's Eldest Son Leaves Saudi Arabia After His Father's Killing

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Is Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman A Reformer Or Not?

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Secretary Of State To Talk With Saudi King About Disappearance Of Jamal Khashoggi

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