British foreign minister Jeremy Hunt will visit Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates on Monday to press for an end to the war in Yemen and to call on Saudi leaders to cooperate with an investigation into the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt is visiting Saudi Arabia in the wake of the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Jeremy Hunt will attempt to encourage Saudi authorities to cooperate with Turkish investigation
The leaders of Turkey, the U.S. and France agreed in Paris to pressure Riyadh to reveal the truth about slain journalist Jamal Khashoggi, while the Saudi kingdom rejected an investigation by the international community
Khashoggi, a critic of ruling Saudi regime was murdered at the kingdom’s Istanbul consulate by team sent from Riyadh
The murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi is a tragedy both for his family and for Saudi Arabia, and those responsible will be brought to justice, the Saudi Ambassador to Germany said in an interview published on Sunday. “In the end, we will know who did what and when. We take this very seriously,” Prince Khalid bin Bandar bin Sultan told the German newspaper Welt Am Sonntag.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan discussed with the US President Donald Trump the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
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Turkey is seeking the extradition of 18 suspects who have been detained in Saudi Arabia.
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