Five Saudi officials face the death Penalty over murder of Jamal Khasshogi

Five Saudi officials face the death penalty over the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggiwho was drugged and dismembered inside the Kingdom’s Istanbul consulate, Riyadh’s public prosecutor said on Thursday.

The journalist’s body parts were then handed over to an agent outside the consulate grounds, the spokesman said.

Mohammed bin Salman in the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, Prosecutor, held.

The spokesman said the deputy chief of Saudi intelligence, General Ahmed al-Assiri, had given an order to force Khashoggi home — and “the head of the negotiating team” that flew to Istanbul had ordered his murder.