The Saudi state has via the statement and the press conference of the public prosecution yesterday carried out a major step towards closing the case of murdered journalist and political activist Jamal Khashoggi.
In the important details, the Saudi public prosecution demanded the execution of five of those accused in the murder of Saudi citizen Jamal Khashoggi. During a press conference held in Riyadh on Thursday, 11 people out of the 21 people who were interrogated were charged.
The public prosecution clarified in its statement which was read out during the press conference that the case was transferred to court and that the investigation is ongoing with the rest of the detainees to reach the truth and understand their role. It demanded executing those who ordered the murder and those who carried it out with them, and their number is five, and to impose the appropriate penalties on the rest.
There is no solace to those who bet on scaring Saudi Arabia with the Khashoggi case so it alters its courseMashari Althaydi