The missing Saudi journalist story summed up :
The missing Saudi journalist story has been making rounds on all sorts of media, be it print or social. What exactly is the story behind the missing saudi journalist ? To answer that question, we’ve summed up the entire situation for you here.
Jamal Khashoggi is a Saudi journalist who has been very vocal in his criticism of the Saudi regime. Jamal had ‘self exiled’ himself and been living in the united states since 2017.
He had said that he feared he would be sentenced to prison in Saudia for voicing his opinions against the crown Prince Muhammad Bin Salman.
Jamal Khashoggi had recently been in Turkey and on the 2nd of October had gone into the Saudi consulate office to obtain the permit required to marry his Turkish fiancee. Jamal had entered the building but never came out.
Turkish authorities claim that Jamal had been tortured and killed inside the consulate by Saudi agents. Saudi authorities deny all such allegations.
Now, the international community is involved , each for his own interest.The United states has threatened the kingdom of saudi arabia of grave consequences if their involvement in the disappearance is proved.
Currently, Mike Pompeo is on a tour to Riyadh to discuss the disappearance matter with the Saudi authorities. The world is now waiting for the explanation from the Saudi side.