Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and US President Donald Trump discussed the case of missing Saudi citizen Jamal Khashoggi during a phone call on Tuesday.
Trump said the Saudi Crown Prince confirmed that the investigation into the case would rapidly expand.
“He was with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo during the call, and told me that he has already started, and will rapidly expand, a full and complete investigation into this matter. Answers will be forthcoming shortly,” Trump Tweeted on Tuesday.
Just spoke with the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia who totally denied any knowledge of what took place in their Turkish Consulate. He was with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo...— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) October 16, 2018