As White House Waffles on Saudi Response, Businesses Step Up

The alleged murder of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi has thrown American businesses into the discussion. As President Trump avoids taking a stance regarding Saudi Arabia, business leaders are pulling out of long-awaited business conferences. Jeanne Whalen, a reporter for the Washington Post, said this could be destructive to the Saudis effort to diversify their economy as they move away from oil.