Saudi women who campaigned for the right to drive tortured, Amnesty International says – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Detained activists in Saudi Arabia, including those who campaigned for the right for women to drive, are being sexually harassed and tortured in prison, Amnesty International has been told.

Source: Saudi women who campaigned for the right to drive tortured, Amnesty International says – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Donald Trump blasted as ‘comic’ by Turkey, as US President steps up praise for Saudi Arabia – Donald Trump’s America – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Numan Kurtulmus, the deputy chairman of Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan’s AK Party, dismissed Mr Trump’s assessment. “Yesterday’s statement is a comic statement,” he told the Turkish state broadcaster.

Source: Donald Trump blasted as ‘comic’ by Turkey, as US President steps up praise for Saudi Arabia – Donald Trump’s America – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Right-leaning nonprofit with hidden donors paid acting Atty. Gen. Matthew Whitaker nearly $1 million before role

Before joining the Justice Department, acting Atty. Gen. Matthew Whitaker earned nearly $1 million from a right-leaning nonprofit that doesn’t disclose its donors, according to newly released financial disclosure forms.

The documents show Whitaker received $904,000 in income from the Foundation…