That happened behind the doors of the consulate of Saudi Arabia in Istanbul ? Speculation and allegations have been ongoing since the disappearance, last Tuesday, a journalist of saudi arabia. According to the Turkish police, Jamal Kashoggi would have been murdered within the consulate by men from Saudi Arabia. But Riyadh denies firmly while the Turkish president said he was very concerned about this matter.
“The consulate, but also airports, entrances and exits of the territory, the survey leaves nothing to chance , “assured Recep Tayyip Erdoğan “.
Jamal Kashoggi would have visited the Consulate to perform the steps in view of her future marriage. Without new after this visit, his fiancée gave the alarm.
Leading critical of the policy of the kingdom wahhabism, the editorial writer was in exile in the United States last year, fearing arrest after he criticized some of the decisions of Riyad with respect to Yemen and Qatar. Jamal Kashoggi wrote notably for the Washington Post. The columns were usually reserved had been left white, Friday, by the daily american.
For the time being, if no evidence came to confirm the allegations of Turkish, the case of Jamal Khashoggi could tarnish the international image of saudi Arabia and his crown prince, who cultivates a reputation as a “reformer”, particularly in the West, while being criticized for its “authoritarianism”.