Turkey summons Saudi ambassador over missing journalist Khashoggi - News Summed Up

Turkey summons Saudi ambassador over missing journalist Khashoggi


Turkey has summoned the Saudi ambassador to request the kingdom's "full co-operation" in an investigation into the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, who Turkish officials say was killed while visiting the Saudi Arabian Consulate in Istanbul. Saudi officials have said denied the allegations, saying they are baseless. The consulate insists Khashoggi left its premises, contradicting Turkish officials. 1:14Khashoggi's disappearance could put pressure on the Saudi prince, who has promoted an image of himself as a reformer and a reliable Western ally. Journalists and activists gathered outside the Saudi consulate on Monday demanding information on Khashoggi's fate.


Source: CBC News October 08, 2018 18:33 UTC



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