Published: Mon, October 15, 2018
Entertaiment | By Lawrence Myers

Jamal Khashoggi case: 'Credible' probe needed over missing writer

Jamal Khashoggi case: 'Credible' probe needed over missing writer

Egyptian Foreign Ministry spokesperson, Counselor Ahmed Hafez, said Egypt is following with concern the repercussions of the case of Khashoggi, and stressed the importance of revealing the truth of the matter through a transparent investigation, while emphasizing the gravity of pre-empting investigations and directing groundless accusations.

FILE - Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman waves as he meets with a visiting official in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, April 11, 2017.

Citing an "official source", the Saudi Press Agency added that Riyadh "affirms its total rejection of any threats and attempts to undermine it".

Now in its fourth year, the war in Yemen costs Saudi Arabia billions of dollars a month and has shown the world that its military-even with the most advanced weaponry and USA assistance-is incapable of even defending the country's own borders from lightly armed Houthi rebels and allied militias.

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Trump promised to personally call Saudi Arabia's King Salman soon about "the awful situation in Turkey". It will be curious to see if UK, Germany, and France end up pushing for a United Nations investigation (which would probably end up ineffective because it's the UN) into what happened to Khashoggi.

Saudi Arabia warned Sunday it will respond to any "threats" against it as its stock market plunged following President Donald Trump's warning of "severe punishment" over the disappearance of Washington Post contributor Jamal Khashoggi.

The OIC stressed the importance of waiting for the results of the investigation conducted by Turkey, with the cooperation of Saudi Arabia, and not jump to premature conclusions, warning regional and worldwide media to ensure accuracy and professionalism in their publications. "The Saudi Arabia government has been asked, the ambassador has been asked directly to bring information back".

Since the controversy over Saudi Arabia's involvement in the disappearance of Khashoggi, who hasn't been seen since he entered the Saudi consulate in Turkey on October 2, a number of top executives, companies and news outlets have dropped out of the summit, an event meant to highlight investment in the country.

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Reports suggest an assault and struggle took place in the consulate after Mr Khashoggi entered the building to get some documents.

The Washington Post reported in recent days that the Turkish government informed US officials it was in possession of video recordings that prove Khashoggi was killed inside the consulate, but have not made them public.

The Saudi air force, with US assistance in the form aerial refueling, has targeted civilian infrastructure, farmland, factories, and, most recently, a bus load of Yemeni children. There's now a hold on the munitions kits America wants to send the Saudis and both Republicans and Democrats told CNN they're not really interested in moving forward with the planned sale anytime soon. The U.S. has called for an investigation. "There's just no good explanation and I think they know it".

"I believe the Trump administration will do something, the president has said that", Rubio told CNN's State of the Union. There's much more accountability with private companies than there are with governments when it comes to responding to bad press.

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In a statement issued today, the speaker said that all the media must adhere to professionalism, take responsibility, play a positive role, verify the facts, wait for the results of the investigation, and not follow the malicious plans of the enemies that aims at undermining the reputation and status of a major Arab state.

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