Pompeo: We will maintain strategic interests with Saudi Arabia

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks during a press briefing at the US Department of State in Washington, DC. (Supplied)

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Tuesday that his country will maintain strategic interests with Saudi Arabia.

Pompeo added at a press conference that there are anticipated US actions against the defendants in the case of Jamal Khashoggi. “We will hold accountable those involved in the murder of Khashoggi”, he said.

Pompeo said he was taking appropriate steps in the case of the death of Khashoggi, noting that the visas to the United States of those involved in the case will be canceled.

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