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Trump 'angry' about Khashoggi murder, but says 'no one' blames Crown Prince

'Nobody has directly pointed a finger' at Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, said Trump

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Donald Trump speaking to reporters | Photo: Reuters

US President Donald Trump said Saturday he is "extremely angry" about the murder of a Saudi journalist but that nobody had "pointed a finger" at the Kingdom's crown prince.

"I am extremely angry and unhappy" about the murder of Jamal Khashoggi at Saudi's consulate in Istanbul, Trump said.

But "nobody has directly pointed a finger" at Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, the US president added when asked about whether he raised the issue during a meeting with the royal.

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First Published: Sat, June 29 2019. 13:40 IST