Saudi authorities have acknowledged the death of missing journalist

Власти Саудовской Аравии признали смерть пропавшего журналиста

Journalist Jamal Casucci dead, his death has led the fight in the Consulate of Saudi Arabia in Istanbul.The government of Saudi Arabia has recognized the death of a journalist of The Washington Post Jamal Casucci in the Consulate of the country in Istanbul and dismissed Deputy head of intelligence. This was stated by the attorney General of Saudi Arabia, reports the online edition of the Chronicle.info with reference to the Correspondent. According to the public Prosecutor, between Casucci and people in the Consulate had a conflict that led to the death of the journalist. In the case of the disappearance of journalist detained 18 citizens of Saudi Arabia and relieved of his post and stripped of status of adviser to the Royal court the Deputy head of the General intelligence service General Ahmed Asiri. The investigation of the journalist’s death is still ongoing, and the results are preliminary. The government of Saudi Arabia promised to bring those responsible to justice.

We will remind, the journalist of The Washington Post Jamal Casucci disappeared on October 2 after went to the Consulate of Saudi Arabia in Istanbul. The police assumed that he was killed at the Consulate. Turkish experts have discovered in the building the evidence pointing to murder Casucci.

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