The true Saudi story

The Saudi story regarding the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, in which it claims that he died during a fistfight with a Saudi detective, does not change anything. The man died in his country’s consulate, at the hands of an “assassination squad” sent specifically for this purpose – everything else is just details. Saudi Arabia, which has admitted – after two weeks of explicit denial – that the crime was committed inside the consulate, is now struggling to come up with a coherent and convincing story that saves face. However it has failed miserably, with the official story requiring another story just to justify it and cover it up. The first version of the official Saudi story, told by the … Continue reading The true Saudi story