After the publication of the preliminary conclusions of the Turkish investigation of the murder of a Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi the investigation also found that his body was cut to pieces at the Consulate where the incident occurred.
This was announced on Tuesday, the Central American TV channel CNN, the official representative of the Turkish side, reports UKRINFORM.
“Body of missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi was cut into pieces after he was killed two weeks ago in the Consulate of Saudi Arabia in Istanbul,” the channel quoted the words of the official.
Such a conclusion, the Turkish side have made as a result of the investigation, including on the territory of the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul. As stated, in this regard, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the Turkish investigators were looking for “toxic” and “filled” materials.
It is expected that investigators will conduct a search of the residence of the Consul General of Saudi Arabia in Istanbul on Tuesday evening. The Consul had already left the territory of Turkey and left for home.
We will remind, the disappearance of journalist Jamal Hosogi, Turkish police began an investigation, during which, with the permission of the Saudi side, investigations are carried out, including on the territory of the consular offices in Istanbul.
Jamal Khashoggi came to the Consulate in the afternoon of October 2, to obtain documents, after which there never came out. He was a columnist of the American edition of the Washington Post, which repeatedly placed the critical articles about the current leadership of Saudi Arabia.
Later, the media reported that the Turkish side has audio-visual evidence of the murder Hashagg at the Embassy.