Demands from EU countries to suspend arms deals with Saudi Arabia have increased following the killing of Jamal Khashoggi.
The man who was dressed as Jamal Khashoggi is alleged to be a security officer and part of the 15-member hit squad sent by Riyadh to kill the journalist.
While officials close the Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman have been sacked, MbS still remains in his post.
Azerbaijani oil company SOCAR is set to open a new oil refinery in the Turkish Aegean coastal city of Izmir on Friday. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his Azerbaijani counterpart Ilham Aliyev will attend the opening ceremony. The project is reportedly one of the biggest investments in the private sector in Europe, the Middle East and North Africa in recent years.
Contradictory statements by Saudi officials and their inability to present convincing evidence added to suspicions over journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s disappearance.
It has been 15 days since Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi disappeared after entering Saudi Arabia’s consulate in Istanbul on Oct. 2. The case has received extensive coverage in the U.S. media as President Donald Trump is in the crosshairs over his close ties with the Saudi administration and his vague reaction to the incident.
Countries across the world and many international organizations have called on Saudi Arabia to cooperate in the investigation into the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi who went missing after entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on Oct.2
While Jamal Khashoggi’s disappearance remains a mystery, Saudi Arabia’s General Consul in Istanbul has left the country.
The mystery disappearance of the Washington Post correspondent Jamal Khashoggi is yet to be resolved.
The PKK/YPG terrorist organization has dug kilometer-long ditches that surround the city center in Manbij, Syria.