Saudi Public Prosecution Held Eight Sessions in Khashoggi Case

Riyadh- Asharq Al-Awsat

Saudi courts continue to carry out the prosecution of defendants in the case of the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, with eight sessions having been held since January.

“The Saudi judiciary is still considering the case that took place at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul in October 2018, and the courts are in constant communication with the public prosecutor about any development in the case or new evidence or statements,” sources with knowledge of the matter told Asharq Al-Awsat.

Sources pointed out that Saudi Public Prosecution trials for this case are taking place in the presence of representatives of the five permanent members of the United Nations Security Council, as well as the presence of a Turkish representative and representatives of Saudi human rights organizations.

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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.