Edward Snowden: Israeli spyware was used to track and eventually kill Jamal Khashoggi

Posted On: Nov 9, 2018   |   Posted By: Business Insider

Edward Snowden: Israeli spyware was used to track and eventually kill Jamal Khashoggi

Israeli spyware was used to help track and eventually kill journalist Jamal Khashoggi, the NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden claims.
Snowden alleged while speaking remotely at a security conference that Saudi agents bugged the phone of Khashoggi's close associate. They tracked Khashoggi's movements before eventually killing him at the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul.
Saudi critic and internet personality Omar Abdulaziz reportedly had his smartphone targeted by the Israeli spyware this year .
He had been working on several projects with Khashoggi - that work included a short human-rights film and an initiative to build an online "army" inside Saudi Arabia - that may have angered Saudi authorities and Khashoggi's killing.
Israeli spyware was used to track and kill journalist Jamal Khashoggi, the US National Security Agency whistleblower Edward Snowden claims.
Snowden, who leaked classified information from the NSA in 2013, and who is currently living in Russia, made the allegation during a video conference in Tel...

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