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Khashoggi case: CIA findings premature, report by Tuesday, says Trump

Trump said that he spoke with CIA Director Gina Haspel, who has been studying this case very closely

US President Donald Trump
US President Donald Trump. Photo: Reuters

US President Donald Trump has said he had spoken with the CIA chief on the agency’s assessment of the killing of Jamal Khashoggi and that there will be a “very full report” by Tuesday, amid reports that the CIA had held powerful the Saudi crown prince responsible for the murder of the dissident journalist. The death of 59-year-old Khashoggi, a onetime insider turned critic of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and a resident of the US, has spurred a wave of international anger against Saudi Arabia and its ruler. In an interaction with reporters in California on ...