Saudi Crown Prince to Open Up For First Time on Khashoggi Murder in New Documentary – Reports

Jamal Khashoggi, a Washington Post columnist of Saudi descent, was killed in what Riyadh called “a rogue operation” in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, having last been seen there on 2 October last year as he was obtaining the documents he needed to get married.

Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman’s comments will for the first time appear in a PBS documentary on the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi last year as a result of a “rogue operation” in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, Frontline PBS reported.

According to the media outlet, in an apparently off-camera exchange with PBS’s Martin Smith, the prince, who is not shown in the documentary preview video, said that he “gets all the responsibility” because “it happened under my watch”.

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Joel Cholo Brooks is a Liberian journalist who previously worked for several international news outlets including the BBC African Service. He is the CEO of the Global News Network which publishes two local weeklies, The Star and The GNN-Liberia Newspapers. He is a member of the Press Union Of Liberia (PUL) since 1986, and several other international organizations of journalists, and is currently contributing to the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation as Liberia Correspondent.