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Wed Mar 25, 2020, 09:12 AM

Jamal Khashoggi: Turkey charges 20 Saudis over journalist's murder

Source: BBC

Prosecutors said an indictment accused former Saudi Deputy Intelligence Chief Ahmad Asiri and former royal aide Saud al-Qahtani with instigating the murder.
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Saudi authorities blamed a “rogue operation” for Khashoggi’s death. In December, a court in the kingdom sentenced five unnamed people to death and jailed three more over the murder.
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According to the indictments, announced by prosecutors in Istanbul on Wednesday, Ahmad Asiri and Saud al-Qahtani were charged with "instigating the deliberate and monstrous killing, causing torment".

The prosecutors' statement accused 18 others of carrying out the killing - including a member of the Saudi Royal Guard, a forensics expert, and a Saudi intelligence official who has travelled with Crown Prince Mohammed in the past.

Read more: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-52034510



Not Mohammed Bone Saw himself, though I suppose that's not surprising. I suspect the Saudis won't hand anyone over, and may do no more than actually name the scapegoats they chose.

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Reply Jamal Khashoggi: Turkey charges 20 Saudis over journalist's murder (Original post)
muriel_volestrangler Mar 25 OP
Watchfoxheadexplodes Mar 25 #1
MontanaMama Mar 25 #2
empedocles Mar 25 #3
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Response to muriel_volestrangler (Original post)

Wed Mar 25, 2020, 09:22 AM

1. Wonder how many are 100 percent innocent

All?

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Response to muriel_volestrangler (Original post)

Wed Mar 25, 2020, 09:22 AM

2. No mention of Jared? n/t

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Response to MontanaMama (Reply #2)

Wed Mar 25, 2020, 09:39 AM

3. Hmmmm

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Response to muriel_volestrangler (Original post)

Thu Mar 26, 2020, 01:13 AM

4. glad to see that the world is going on.

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