Saudi Officials Confirm Jamal Khashoggi Is Dead?
Saudi Arabia's state media has confirmed the death of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi on Friday.
Around 18 suspects have been detained by the Saudis and a top general was dismissed, according to Saudi media reports cited by CNN.
A close aide to the Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman was also reportedly dismissed.
Saudi Arabia previously denied any involvement in Khashoggi's disappearance and claimed he left the consulate on the same afternoon of his visit.