Trump Defies Congressional Deadline on Khashoggi Report

President Trump refused to provide Congress a report on Friday about who killed the journalist Jamal Khashoggi, defying a demand by lawmakers intent on establishing whether the crown prince of Saudi Arabia was behind the grisly assassination.

Mr. Trump ignored a deadline set by law as his administration argued that Congress could not impose its will on the president.

Critics charged that he was seeking to cover up Saudi complicity in the death of Mr. Khashoggi, an American resident and a columnist for The Washington Post.

Continue reading: NY Times