Joe Biden Laughs Off MBS Fist Bump During Press Conference

September 04, 2022

He’s not sure why you think it’s such a big deal. “God love you—what a silly question,” Biden said in response to a reporter’s question about whether he could guarantee that Saudi Arabia wouldn’t target another critic in the future. “Hey @POTUS, Is this the accountability you promised for my murder?” tweeted Hatice Cengiz, Khashoggi’s fiancée, from a Twitter account under her late partner’s name. “My views on Khashoggi have been absolutely, positively clear,” Biden said at the outset of his five-day trip. “The reason I’m going to Saudi Arabia is to promote U.S. interests in...[and] to reassert our influence in the Middle East.”Read more at The Daily Beast.