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State Department Says It Has Not Yet Reached a Final Conclusion About Khashoggi's Murder

3 monthes ago   |   By Time

The U.S. is still seeking “all relevant facts” in the killing of Jamal Khashoggi, the State Department said Saturday, following a report that the CIA had concluded that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the assassination of the U.S.-based columnist.
“Recent reports indicating that the U.S. government has made a final conclusion are inaccurate,” said Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert. “There remain numerous unanswered questions with respect to the murder of Mr. Khashoggi. The State Department will continue to seek all relevant facts,” she said in a statement.
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Turkey reportedly has a second audio tape of a Saudi hit team discussing details of Jamal Khashoggi's murder, bolstering the CIA's claims

Turkey reportedly has a second audio tape of a Saudi hit team discussing details of Jamal Khashoggi's murder, bolstering the CIA's claims

3 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Turkish officials reportedly have obtained a second, 15-minute audio tape of a Saudi hit team discussing the details of a plan to murder the journalist Jamal Khashoggi .
The tape directly contradicts the conclusions drawn by Saudi investigators.
In the tape, a Saudi hit team allegedly discusses how to execute Khashoggi immediately prior to his arrival at the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul, reports Turkey's Hurriyet newspaper.
Turkish officials reportedly have a second, 15-minute audio tape of a Saudi hit team discussing the details of a plan to murder the journalist Jamal Khashoggi .
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