The Saudi Prosecutor-General has demanded in the case of the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, the death penalty for five of the fact Involved. There are a total of eleven men were indicted as the mastermind of the former Deputy chief of the intelligence service, Ahmed al-Asiri, the same is true of the attorney-General said at a press conference in Riyadh.
The critics of the government Khashoggi had on 2. October, the Consulate of Saudi Arabia in Istanbul to enter documents for the wedding, with his Turkish fiancee, to pick up. He never showed up again. Only under immense international pressure, Saudi Arabia announced the death Khashoggis. Riyadh announced its own investigation.
Saudi Arabia high-ranking government accused employees to have a 15-person special team for the execution of the deed on your own sent. Overall, the Saudi was shear guide 18 Suspects arrested. So you’ve obviously want to take the powerful crown Prince of the line of fire, say critics.
According to Riad, the 15-member Team Khashoggi should convince them to Saudi Arabia leave the country. The Situation was escalated and the exiled columnist for the Washington Post, an injection had been administered, he died.
According to the Turkish justice Khashoggi was strangled shortly after Entering the Consulate, his body was dismembered and disposed of. Turkish investigators believe that the command for the killing Khashoggis from the highest government circles. Ankara had shared the intelligence information – including audio recordings, among others with Germany.