Reuters correspondent, Huseyin Aldemir, reported that people attended the symbolic funeral prayer for Khashoggi at the courtyard of Fatih Mosque in Istanbul on November 16.
US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo said the action was taken under the authority of Executive Order 13818, which implements and builds upon the Global Magnitsky Human Rights Accountability Act.
Saudi Arabia’s public prosecutor said on Thursday the person who had ordered the killing of prominent journalist, Jamal Khashoggi, was the head of the negotiating team sent to repatriate him
Erdogan, speaking to newsmen on his way back from the World War I commemorations in Paris, said audio recordings of the case have been shared with Saudi Arabia, the US, France, Canada, Germany and Britain.
Erdogan told reporters on his plane while returning from a weekend visit to France that he discussed the Saudi journalist’s killing with the US, French and German leaders at dinner in Paris.
Turkey says it is “patiently waiting’’ Saudi Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Salman, to reveal details on the killing of Jamal Khashoggi in the country’s consulate in Istanbul.
He told Turkey’s Anadolu news agency that it had been accepted that Khashoggi, who disappeared in Saudi Arabia’s Istanbul Consulate on October 2, was targeted in a pre-meditated murder.
Bandar Al Aiban, President of the Human Rights Commission of Saudi Arabia, stated this in Geneva at a regular review of the record of the UN human rights body.
Dabiri-Erewa made the call on Monday in Ibadan while presenting a lecture at a programme organised by the Faculty of Education, University of Ibadan to commemorate the university’s 70th Anniversary.
The Saudi public prosecutor heading the investigation into the killing of Jamal Khashoggi arrived in Istanbul overnight, the state-owned Anadolu news agency said on Monday.
The Head, Public Affairs Division of NAHCON, Fatima Usara, made this known in a statement on Saturday in Abuja.
Dozens of people gathered outside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on Thursday in a vigil to demand “full justice’’ for Saudi journalist, Jamal Khashoggi, killed after entering the building on October 2
President Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday Turkey will bring justice on those responsible for the killing of Saudi journalist, Jamal Khashoggi, from those who ordered it to those who executed it.
Saudi Arabia’s king and crown prince have received members of the family of murdered dissident journalist, Jamal Khashoggi, as Turkey added to global pressure on the kingdom to answer questions lingering over the circumstances of his death.…
Proposed US legislation, known as NOPEC, which could open the group up to anti-trust lawsuits, has long lain dormant, with previous American presidents signalling that they would veto any move to make it law.
US West Texas Intermediate crude was $72.17 a barrel on Wednesday, while Brent crude was $81.77 a barrel.
President Muhammadu Buhari has commended Nigerian pilgrims for behaving excellently during this year’s pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia.