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Pompeo responds to WaPo over Khashoggi comments: 'Cynical, indecent and immoral'

Added 01-24-23 08:11:02pm EST - “Former Secretary of State and ex-CIA Director Mike Pompeo joined 'The Bret Baier Podcast' to discuss the controversy over characterizations of slain Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi.” - Foxnews.com

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Manhattan Institute adjunct fellow Judy Miller reacts to President Biden discussing human rights issues with the Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman during trip to Saudi Arabia.' 

Former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo responded to the Washington Post after its publisher took affront to his characterization of slain journalist and Saudi government critic Jamal Khashoggi – whom the U.S. intelligence community concluded was killed at the direction of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman al-Saud. 

In Pompeo's new book, "Never Give an Inch," Pompeo underlined Khashoggi's killing was "outrageous, unacceptable" and "horrific" but later characterized the Saudi native as an activist moreso than a journalist, dismissing claims he was a "Saudi Arabian Bob Woodward."

Washington Post Publisher Frederick Ryan Jr. claimed Pompeo "outrageously misrepresent[ed]" Khashoggi in a fiery statement.

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