Kushner Urged Saudi Prince To Be Transparent About Khashoggi
FILE PHOTO: A demonstrator holds a poster with a picture of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi outside the Saudi Arabia consulate in Istanbul, Turkey October 25, 2018.
REUTERS/Osman Orsal/File Photo WASHINGTON (Reuters) - White House senior adviser Jared Kushner said on Tuesday he had urged Saudi Arabia’s crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, to be transparent about the circumstances surrounding the death of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
“The advice I gave was, be as transparent as possible,” Kushner said.
Central Intelligence Agency believes reut.rs/2GCT4FJ the crown prince ordered the killing, which Saudi officials deny.