opposition activist and journalist Jamal Khashoggi was assassinated on 2 October last year when he visited the Saudi consulate in Turkey to pick up the divorce papers.
been killed inside the consulate. But several basic questions about the case remain unanswered.
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According to the prosecutor's office shall Khashoggi have been murdered through a lethal injection. Then the body dismembered, transferred out of the consulate and submitted to a local employees that have done away with it. Remains have not yet been found.Photo: Mohammed Al-Shaikh/AFP
When the trial began in Riyadh on Thursday claimed the prosecutor in the death penalty for five of the eleven men who stand indicted for the murder of Jamal Khashoggi, writes Reuters referring to the saudi news agency SPA. All eleven accused were present in the courtroom.
a massive international criticism has been directed against saudi Arabia. In the united states senate has written a resolution that points out the country's crown prince Mohammed bin Salman as the person responsible for the murder.
saudi Arabia has officially conceded that Khashoggi were killed on the country's consulates in Istanbul. But the saudi regime denies that it would have been at the orders of the crown prince.