Erdogan awaits probe results over missing Saudi journalist
Turkish officials said they believed Jamal Khashoggi had been killed at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday he was closely following the case of missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi after Turkish officials said they believed he had been killed at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. Erdogan told reporters that authorities were examining camera footage and airport records as part of their investigation into the disappearance last week of Khashoggi, who had been increasingly critical of Saudi Arabia’s rulers. A former newspaper editor in Saudi Arabia and adviser to its former head of intelligence, Khashoggi left the country last year saying he feared retribution for his criticism of Saudi policy in the Yemen war and its crackdown on dissent. On Tuesday he entered the Saudi consulate in Istanbul to get documents for his marriage. Saudi officials say he left shortly afterwards but his fiancée , who was waiting outside, said he never came out.
Two Turkish sources said Turkish authorities believe Khashoggi was killed inside the consulate, a v...