Jamal Khashoggi

Saudi de facto ruler approved operation that led to Jamal Khashoggi's death, says US

Saudi Arabia`s de facto ruler approved an operation to capture or kill murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi in 2018, according to US intelligence released on Friday as the United States imposed sanctions on some of those involved but spared the crown prince himself in an effort to preserve relations with the kingdom.

Feb 27, 2021, 07:38 AM IST

Saudi Arabia jails eight over Jamal Khashoggi murder, fiancee decries trial

A Saudi Arabian court on Monday jailed eight people for between seven and 20 years for the 2018 murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, state media reported, four months after his family forgave his killers and enabled death sentences to be set aside.

Sep 08, 2020, 08:25 AM IST

Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi's family pardons his killers

The family of murdered Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, who was killed inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, Turkey, in 2018, has pardoned his killers. 

May 22, 2020, 19:19 PM IST

Saudi Arabia sentences five to death, three to jail over killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi

Khashoggi was a US resident and critic of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, the kingdom`s de facto ruler. He was last seen at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on October 2, 2018, where he was to receive papers ahead of his wedding. His body was reportedly dismembered and removed from the building, and his remains have not been found.

Dec 23, 2019, 15:39 PM IST

Turkey's Erdogan says some of Khashoggi's killers enjoy 'impunity'

Jamal Khashoggi, a Saudi journalist and Washington Post columnist, had become a prominent critic of the crown prince`s policies.

Sep 30, 2019, 14:31 PM IST

Saudi prince warns of 'unimaginable' oil prices if world fails to deter Iran

The crown prince said he agreed with Mike Pompeo that the September 14 attacks, which damaged the world's biggest petroleum-processing facility and knocked out more than 5% of global oil supply, were an act of war by Iran.

Sep 30, 2019, 14:01 PM IST

Journalist Jamal Khashoggi murder 'happened under my watch', says Saudi Crown Prince

Breaking his silence for the first time over the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman has said that he bears responsibility for the killing because it "happened under his watch".

Sep 26, 2019, 17:48 PM IST

Has 'the sacrificial lamb' arrived? UN cites new recordings in Khashoggi murder

Saudi Arabia`s minister of state for foreign affairs, Adel al-Jubeir, rejected the report as "nothing new", adding in a tweet that it contains "baseless allegations".

Jun 20, 2019, 11:20 AM IST

UN report sees credible evidence linking Saudi crown prince to Khashoggi murder

After the killing of Jamal Khashoggi some Western executives pulled out of a major investment forum in Riyadh,

Jun 19, 2019, 23:29 PM IST

US bars entry to 16 Saudis over Jamal Khashoggi's killing

The United States on Monday (local time) barred the entry of at least 16 Saudi nationals into the country over their alleged involvement in the murder of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi last year.

Apr 09, 2019, 06:02 AM IST

UN investigator urges Saudi Arabia to open up Khashoggi murder trial

The Saudi public prosecutor indicted 11 unidentified suspects in November, including five who could face the death penalty on charges of ordering and committing the crime.

Mar 28, 2019, 23:43 PM IST

Turkish police believe Khashoggi remains may have been burned: Turkish media

Khashoggi, a critic of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, was killed in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul by a team of Saudi operatives on October 2.

Feb 14, 2019, 20:30 PM IST

Saudi Arabia denies any link to coverage of Jeff Bezos' extramarital affair

Amazon Chief Executive Jeff Bezos has alluded to Saudi Arabia's displeasure at the Bezos-owned Washington Post`s coverage of the murder of its columnist and Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

Feb 11, 2019, 15:36 PM IST

Evidence shows Khashoggi murder planned, carried out by Saudi officials: UN

A United Nations-led inquiry into the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi said on Thursday that evidence pointed to a brutal crime "planned and perpetrated by officials of the state of Saudi Arabia".

Feb 07, 2019, 23:24 PM IST

Turkey planning international investigation into Khashoggi case - Foreign minister

Jamal Khashoggi, a Saudi Arabian journalist was assassinated in the Istanbul consulate on Oct 2 last year, that had outraged protests to issue immediate probe over the case.

Jan 22, 2019, 13:27 PM IST

US Senate holds Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman responsible for journalist Jamal Khashoggi's murder

House Republican leaders declined to say whether they planned to vote on any Saudi-related legislation before Congress wraps up for the year later this month.

Dec 14, 2018, 07:31 AM IST

Jamal Khashoggi named Time magazine's 'Person of the Year'

Apart from Jamal Khashoggi, the honour was also given to three other journalists -- two Reuters scribes Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo jailed in Myanmar

Dec 11, 2018, 21:52 PM IST

Time 'Person of Year' goes to persecuted journalists including Jamal Khashoggi

Time magazine on Tuesday named journalists, including a slain Saudi Arabian writer and a pair of Reuters journalists imprisoned by Myanmar`s government, as its "Person of the Year," in a cover story headlined "The Guardians and the War on Truth."

Dec 11, 2018, 19:15 PM IST

'Can`t breathe,' murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi's last words; Sound of body being chopped by saw in background

The original transcript of the audio was prepared by Turkish intelligence services but they have not revealed how they obtained the audio. 

Dec 10, 2018, 11:22 AM IST

Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner advised Saudi Crown Prince on 'how to tackle Khashoggi murder': Report

US journalist Jamal Khashoggi was allegedly killed by the Saudi Arabian operatives.

Dec 10, 2018, 08:41 AM IST