Emmanuel Macron tells Saudi prince worldwide experts needed in Khashoggi murder investigation

Vladimir Putin and the Saudi crown prince greet each other like old friends
Vladimir Putin and the Saudi crown prince greet each other like old friends
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02 December, 2018

Mattis and Pompeo urged senators to support the USA involvement in the war in Yemen, including assistance to Saudi Arabia.

Erdogan said the Saudis have refused to help Turkish prosecutors who sought information including the whereabouts of Khashoggi's body and the identities of accomplices said to have supported the visiting Saudi hit squad.

Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman meets with India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

French President Emmanuel Macron has stepped up pressure on Saudi Arabia over the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi by telling Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman that global experts need to be involved in the investigation into his death. As CBS News and other outlets have reported, the Central Intelligence Agency has concluded that the crown prince ordered the assassination.

Prince Mohammed spoke with other world leaders on the sidelines including Chinese President Xi Jinping. During the king's annual address to the Shura Council on 19 November, the Khashoggi murder was not mentioned, but MBS's handling of the economy was praised.

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The White House said President Trump "exchanged pleasantries" Friday with the crown prince, the de facto leader of the oil-rich kingdom, and there were reports the prince has had private conversations and exchanges with French President Emmanuel Macron and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, among others.

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The prince is accused of ordering the killing of Mr Khashoggi, who died in the Saudi consulate office in Turkey.

American officials, including Trump, have publicly questioned whether the crown prince's role will ever truly be known.

The video of their astounding handshake went viral on social media, with voices dissenting against the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi being left fuming.

"We've denounced and we've called for those responsible to be brought to justice", the Prime Minister said.

The Associated Press reported that Trump, who's been publicly skeptical about the CIA's findings, walked by the chummy pair without appearing to acknowledge them. "We've been very clear, very clear about that since literally the very beginning".

It is also the second-largest major arms supplier to Saudi Arabia, behind the United States, according to the think tank the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute.

"I am talking to President Macri about issues about trade and opportunities for trade, but our position on the sovereignty of the Falklands hasn't changed and will not change", she added.


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