British foreign minister Jeremy Hunt met Saudi Arabia’s King Salman in Riyadh on Monday on a visit to press for an end to the war in Yemen and for Saudi leaders to cooperate with an investigation into the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Foreign Minister of France, Jean-Yves Le Drian stated on Monday that France was not in possession of recordings related to the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi
The United Nations human rights agency has called for international experts to be involved in an independent investigation into the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, with access to evidence and witnesses.
Reports that the body of slain Saudi journalist, Jamal Khashoggi, was dissolved in acid need to be investigated, Turkey’s Vice President, Fuat Oktay, said on Monday.
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan, in an op-ed piece in the Washington Post, said he did not believe “for a second” that King Salman had ordered “the hit” on Jamal Khashoggi and he also refrained from directly accusing the crown prince.