Turkey allegedly took pictures of the murder of Khabukis ZEIT ONLINE

There is apparently clear evidence of the alleged murder of Jamal Khashukchi. As the Washington Post and the New York Times report, there are sound and video recordings from inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. These are to prove that Kashuki was murdered a week and a half ago, the newspapers report. The media relies on information from Turkish officials, the Washington Post also on American.
            Accordingly, the Turkish side shies a publication of the recordings, so as not to reveal how institutions of foreign countries are spied on in Turkey. It is therefore unclear to what extent American authorities were allowed to see the alleged evidence themselves. The Turkish government has assured US officials, however, given the recordings, there is no doubt about the murder, the newspapers report.
            US State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said Saudi Ambassador to the US, Khalid bin Salman, has been asked to return from a home visit with information on the reporter's fate. The organization Reporters Without Borders demands that the United Nations deal with the case in a working group. The investigation could also involve the UN Special Rapporteurs on Freedom of Expression, the organization suggested. Kashukiji, 59, entered the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on October 2 to collect papers for his marriage to his Turkish fiancé. He is missing since then. Saudi Arabia rejects the accusation that the dissident critic was murdered in the consulate and has promised to clarify the case.
            Chashukchi had gone into exile in the US more than a year ago for fear of political persecution. There he wrote articles for the Washington Post, among others. Although the journalist welcomed in principle the reforms of the Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, but criticized his increasingly authoritarian rule.

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