Private WhatsApp Texts Show Khashoggi Described Crown Prince As A 'Beast'

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The CIA continues to accuse the crown Prince to order the murder.

However, Mike Pompeo, the secretary of state, and Jim Mattis, the defence secretary, told senators last week that there was no hard evidence that the crown prince was behind the murder.

Khashoggi's killing has put mounting pressure on Riyadh and MbS, who Turkish officials - and reportedly the Central Intelligence Agency - have concluded ordered the critic's death.

Mr. Khashoggi, a critic of the kingdom's leadership who lived in Virginia and wrote columns for the Washington Post, was killed by Saudi operatives on October 2 shortly after entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, where he sought papers needed to marry his Turkish fiancée.

After weeks of saying he had left the consulate alive, the Saudi administration later admitted he was killed there, blaming his death on a group of rogue Saudi operatives.

May shook her head as the Labour leader said she had "asked nicely" for him to investigate the murder and not to use the weapons sold by the United Kingdom to Saudi Arabia in the war in Yemen.

Saudi Arabia expects China to play a bigger role on the global stage and would like to facilitate more exchanges between China and Arab countries as well as the Islamic world, the crown prince said. "We have no parliament; we just have Twitter", said Abdulaziz, adding that Twitter is also the Saudi's government's strongest weapon.

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The Turkish president said it was essential that the suspects detained by the Saudi authorities should be extradited to face trial in Turkey.

"[Jamal] believed that MBS is the issue, is the problem and he said this kid should be stopped", Abdulaziz said in an interview with CNN.

According to CNN's report, Khashoggi describes MBS, "as a "beast, ' a 'Pac-Man" who would devour all in his path, even his supporters".

The Saudi royal sent the messages to Saud al-Qahtani, who is thought to have supervised the 15-man team that killed Khashoggi.

In August 2018 Khashoggi and Abdel Aziz suspected that their correspondence might be intercepted by the authorities in Saudi Arabia. Abdulaziz began speaking out against the Saudi regime as a college student in Canada.

The Associated Press obtained court documents yesterday in which Abdulaziz says he worked with Khashoggi on a project to rein in Saudi trolls.

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