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Saudi Arabia seeks death penalty for 5 suspects in Khashoggi killing

26 days ago   |   By ABC News

Saudi Arabia will seek the death penalty for five of the 11 suspects charged with ordering and carrying out the murder of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi.
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WATCH: 11 in Saudi Arabia face indictments for journalist's death

26 days ago   |   By ABC News

Saudi Arabia's top prosecutor announced indictments of 11 individuals, five of whom could face the death penalty, in the murder of Washington Post writer Jamal Khashoggi.
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Saudi prosecutor seeks death penalty for 5 in Khashoggi killing

26 days ago   |   By WGN TV

Saudi prosecutors said Thursday they would seek the death penalty for five people allegedly involved in the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
A total of 11 people were charged, the Saudi Public Prosecutor's office said, adding that the five people facing capital punishment were directly involved in “ordering and executing the crime.”
It also shared details of the journalist's murder, saying Khashoggi was killed following “a fight and a quarrel” at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. He was tied up and injected with an overdose of a sedative that killed him, then his body was chopped up...
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Saudi Arabia to Seek Death Penalty for 5 Accused in Khashoggi Killing

26 days ago   |   By NY Times

The kingdom's public prosecutor said the operation was not ordered from the top and had not been intended to kill the dissident.
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Saudi prosecutor seeks death penalty in Khashoggi's killing

26 days ago   |   By Politico

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Saudi Arabia's top prosecutor is recommending the death penalty for five suspects charged with ordering and carrying out the killing of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi. Saudi Al-Mojeb told journalists in a rare press conference in Riyadh on Thursday that Khashoggi's killers had set in motion plans for the killing on Sept. 29, three days before he was killed inside the kingdom's consulate in Istanbul. The prosecutor says the highest-level official behind the killing is Saudi former deputy intelligence chief Ahmad al-Assiri, who has been fired for ordering...
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Saudi prosecutor seeks death penalty in Khashoggi's killing

26 days ago   |   By ABC News

Saudi Arabia's top prosecutor is recommending the death penalty for 5 suspects.
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Saudi Arabia seeks death penalty for 5 suspects in Khashoggi killing

Saudi Arabia seeks death penalty for 5 suspects in Khashoggi killing

26 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Saudi Arabia is seeking the death penalty for five suspects involved in the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
In a Thursday statement the Saudi Public Prosecutor said that it had indicted 11 suspects over Khashoggi's death, and has requested the death penalty for five of them.
The five people who were recommended for the death penalty are charged with "ordering and committing the crime," the Public Prosecutor said.
Khashoggi, a Saudi journalist who wrote critical articles about his country's government, died inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on October 2.
The Saudi Public...
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Saudi Arabia calls for death penalty in Khashoggi killing

Saudi Arabia calls for death penalty in Khashoggi killing

26 days ago   |   By New York Post

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Saudi Arabia says 11 suspects indicted, prosecutors requesting death penalty for 5 for writer Jamal Khashoggi's killing.
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