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Turkey says Saudi explanation over Khashoggi murder ‘insufficient’

  ISTANBUL -- Turkey on Thursday said the Saudi statement over the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi was "insufficient" and insisted that the killing was "premeditated."   "We find all those steps positive but insufficient," Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said in a televised speech.   Riyadh's public prosecutor said five Saudi officials face the death penalty over the murder of Khashoggi who was drugged and dismembered inside the kingdom's Istanbul consulate last month. /kga...Keep on reading: Turkey says Saudi explanation over Khashoggi murder ‘insufficient’.....»»

Category: newsSource: inquirer inquirerNov 15th, 2018

Turkey has not revealed all about Khashoggi killing – Erdogan

ANKARA, Turkey – Turkey has not yet revealed all the information it has discovered about the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Friday, February 15. (READ:  Khashoggi murder 'planned and perpetrated' by Saudi officials – U.N. expert ) "We haven't given all the elements we have at our disposal," the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 16th, 2019

UN expert: Saudis held another hearing in Khashoggi probe

GENEVA --- Saudi Arabia quietly held a second court hearing for 11 people facing charges over the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, an independent UN human rights expert said, criticizing the kingdom for its lack of transparency in the proceedings over the grisly slaying. Agnes Callamard, the UN special rapporteur on extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions, said she learned of the hearing during her first visit to Turkey last week to investigate the murder. Khashoggi, a Washington Post columnist who wrote critically about Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, was killed and dismembered inside the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul last October. His remains have not been foun...Keep on reading: UN expert: Saudis held another hearing in Khashoggi probe.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 8th, 2019

U.N. judicial expert in Turkey to probe Khashoggi murder

ANKARA, Turkey – Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu on Monday, January 28, met with a UN judicial expert who is looking into the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi as Ankara calls for an international inquiry . The UN special rapporteur on extra-judicial, summary or arbitrary executions, Agnes Callamard, ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 28th, 2019

Turkey won t give up on Khashoggi murder probe – minister

DOHA, Qatar – Turkey's foreign minister said on Saturday, December 15, that his country would "not give up" on finding out the truth about the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi inside the kingdom's consulate in Istanbul. "We haven't received any new information or outcome of the investigation from the Saudi ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 15th, 2018

The 15 Saudis who flew to Turkey before Khashoggi’s killing – Al Jazeera

Al  Jazeera profileshe 15 men who travelled to Istanbul to allegedly carry out Jamal Khashoggi’s murder. Saudi Arabia has detained 18 […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanaoexaminerRelated NewsNov 23rd, 2018

Turkey has more evidence in Khashoggi murder – report

ISTANBUL, Turkey – Turkey has more evidence contradicting the Saudi version of the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi including a second audio recording, a Turkish newspaper reported on Friday, November 16. The second voice recording – said to be 15 minutes – clearly reveals that the murder of the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 16th, 2018

Turkey s Erdogan shares Khashoggi tapes

ANKARA, Turkey – Turkey has shared recordings linked to the murder last month of journalist Jamal Khashoggi with Riyadh, Washington and other capitals, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Saturday, November 10. "We gave them the recordings, we gave them to Saudi Arabia, we gave them to Washington, to the Germans, to ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 10th, 2018

Khashoggi killing: Erdogan accuses highest levels of Saudi govt

ANKARA, Turkey – Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said the order to murder Jamal Khashoggi came from "the highest levels" of the Saudi government Friday, November 2, as he promised no let-up in the hunt for his killers . (READ: Sanctions on Khashoggi killers weeks away – Pompeo ) A month on from Khashoggi's murder in the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 3rd, 2018

Khashoggi’s body ‘dissolved’ after murder

ANKARA, Turkey — The body of journalist Jamal Khashoggi was “dissolved” after he was murdered and dismembered in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul a month ago, an advisor to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Friday. The claim echoed what a Turkish official had told the Washington Post — for which Khashoggi was a contributor […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsNov 2nd, 2018

Khashoggi strangled and dismembered in consulate – Turkish prosecutor

ISTANBUL, Turkey – Journalist Jamal Khashoggi was strangled as soon as he entered the Saudi consulate in Istanbul and then dismembered as part of a premeditated plan, Turkey's chief prosecutor said Wednesday, October 31, making details of the murder public for the first time. The revelations came just hours after Saudi Arabia's ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 31st, 2018

Turkey calls for Khashoggi probe to be completed as soon as possible

ISTANBUL, Turkey – Turkey on Monday, October 29, called for the investigation into the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi to be completed "as soon as possible," after state media reported Saudi Arabia's chief prosecutor met with the head of the Turkish probe. "We naturally see an advantage in our prosecutors sharing ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 29th, 2018

Saudi Arabia rejects Turkey call to extradite Khashoggi killers

MANAMA, Bahrain – Riyadh Saturday, October 27, dismissed Ankara's calls to extradite 18 Saudis wanted for the murder of critic Jamal Khashoggi , as Washington warned the crisis risked destabilising the Middle East. "The individuals are Saudi nationals. They're detained in Saudi Arabia, and the investigation is in Saudi Arabia, and they ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 27th, 2018

Saudi prosecutor to visit Istanbul over Khashoggi murder

ANKARA, Turkey – Saudi Arabia's chief prosecutor will visit Istanbul on Sunday, October 28, to speak with Turkish authorities as part of the investigation into the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, Turkey's president said Friday, October 26. "They (the Saudis) are sending the chief prosecutor on Sunday to Turkey," President Recep ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 26th, 2018

Murder of Khashoggi premeditated, says Saudi prosecutor

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – Saudi Arabia said Thursday, October 25, the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul was "premeditated" based on information supplied by Turkey, state media reported. "Information from the Turkish authorities indicates that the act of the suspects in the Khashoggi case was premeditated," the public prosector said ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 25th, 2018

How Turkey says the Khashoggi murder happened

ANKARA, Turkey – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday, October 23,  described in detail for the first time how the "political murder" of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was planned and carried out by a team of 15 Saudis. Khashoggi, a Washington Post contributor living in the United States since 2017, ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 24th, 2018

Erdogan wants Istanbul trial over planned Khashoggi murder

ANKARA, Turkey (UPDATED) – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday, October 23, called for the trial in Istanbul of the Saudi suspects in the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a crime that he said was intricately planned days in advance. Erdogan had promised that his speech in Ankara would give ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 23rd, 2018

Turkey president to reveal ‘naked truth’ about Khashoggi murder

ISTANBUL, Turkey— Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan was set Tuesday to reveal what he called the “naked truth” about the murder in the Saudi consulate of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. His speech is set to have major implications for the case and relations with Riyadh. Just three hours before Erdogan was expected to deliver his speech… link: Turkey president to reveal ‘naked truth’ about Khashoggi murder.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsOct 23rd, 2018

Turkey says Khashoggi murder in Saudi consulate savagely planned

ISTANBUL, Turkey – Turkey on Monday, October 22, said that the murder of Jamal Khashoggi inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul was "savagely planned" as pro-government media published new claims targeting powerful Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman over the killing. Upping the pressure on Riyadh, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 23rd, 2018

Pompeo says U.S. not covering up Khashoggi murder

BUDAPEST, Hungary – US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday, February 11, denied Washington was "covering up" the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi and promised further action. "America is not covering up for a murder," Pompeo told reporters in Budapest when asked about criticism by a senior ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 12th, 2019

Saudis don’t know where Khashoggi’s body is – foreign minister

WASHINGTON, United States -- Saudi authorities do not know where dissident Jamal Khashoggi's body is despite having in custody the Saudi team that murdered him, the kingdom's foreign minister said in an interview broadcast Sunday. The dissident journalist was dismembered after his murder October 2 in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul but his remains have yet to be found. Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said the murder was carried out by Saudi officials "acting outside their scope of authority" and that 11 people have been charged with the crime. But asked where Khashoggi's body is, he told CBS's "Face the Nation," "We don't know." Jubeir said the public prosecutor res...Keep on reading: Saudis don’t know where Khashoggi’s body is – foreign minister.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 10th, 2019