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Saudi lobbying in the US under spotlight after Khashoggi murder

As the Trump Administration works with Congress to determine a response to Khashoggi’s murder, Saudi lobbyists in Washington, DC are under greater spotlight.

Saudi Arabia has amassed one of the largest and best-funded lobbying operations in the United States.

The kingdom has spent millions of dollars to buy influence in Washington.

But in the wake of the Khashoggi scandal, some PR firms are dropping Riyadh as a client.

Al Jazeera’s Kimberly Halkett reports from the White House.