Saudi ruler Mohammed bin Salman calls the murder of Jamal Khashoggi which the CIA say he approved a ‘mistake’

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Saudi ruler Mohammed bin Salman calls the murder of Jamal Khashoggi which the CIA say he approved a

Saudi ruler, Mohammed bin Salman has admitted ‘mistakes’ over the killing of US-based journalist and critic, Jamal Khashoggi.

 

 

In a wide-ranging interview with Fox News, the 38-year-old controversial Crown Prince said he was reforming the kingdom’s security system to avoid such ‘mistakes’ in the future.

 

 

‘It was a mistake. It was painful,’ the crown prince said while insisting that ‘everyone involved’ served jail time. 

 

 

‘We try to reform the security system to be sure that this kind of mistake doesn’t happen again, and we can see in the past five years nothing of those things happened. It’s not part of what Saudi Arabia does.

 

 

‘We take all the legal measurements that any country took… We did that in Saudi Arabia and the case being closed,’ MBS said.

 

 

Khashoggi, a Saudi journalist who wrote for the Washington Post and was critical of the Saudi government was brutally murdered on October 2, 2018, inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, Turkey, in a case that sparked…



Source: Linda Ikeji