Tragedy in Istanbul. “Disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi – timeline

Disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi – timeline

Dissident went missing after visiting Saudi consulate in Istanbul to collect paperwork

The longer the Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi remains missing, the more questions his disappearance raises.

Turkish officials have been drip-feeding details in the astonishing case of his alleged Saudi state-sponsored abduction and murder, but have yet to fulfil promises to release evidence relating to a black car that left the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on the same day Khashoggi vanished last week.

The humble man I knew, who disappeared from the consulate in Istanbul, saw it as his duty to stand up for ordinary Saudis
Supporters call for the Washington Post columnist’s release outside Saudi Arabia’s consulate in Istanbul from where he went missing on Tuesday.
Jamal Khashoggi, a critic of the Saudi government, disappeared after entering the building in Istanbul.

Saudi journalist ‘killed inside consulate’ – Turkish sources

Jamal Khashoggi, a critic of Riyadh, had gone to the building in Istanbul seeking documents for his marriage

Turkish officials believe that missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul and his body later driven from the compound.

In other tragic news:

A panel of speakers at the National Convention Against Assault on Journalists held in New Delhi on September 22, 2018. Screenshot from YouTube by user Media Vigil.

Abuse, intimidation, and attacks on journalists and media organizations are nothing new in India.

Journalist investigating fraud in relation to EU funds joins list of targeted journalists after Khashoggi disappearance.

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