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Egypt's leader faults media coverage of Khashoggi slaying

AP  |  Cairo 

Egypt's says played a "negative role" in the case of Saudi Khashoggi, who was killed in the last month.

told reporters Tuesday "we need to stop and wait for the relevant authorities and judicial bodies (in Saudi Arabia) to announce the outcome of the investigations."

Saudi authorities denied any knowledge of Khashoggi's whereabouts for weeks before acknowledging he was killed inside the consulate by Saudi agents.

That acknowledgement came after Turkish media reported that had been killed and dismembered by a Saudi hit squad. His body has yet to be recovered.

has given billions of dollars in aid in recent years.

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First Published: Tue, November 06 2018. 19:45 IST