The arrests were made on Monday as part of a counter-intelligence operation, a senior Turkish official said. One of the two men arrived in Turkey in October, days after journalist Jamal Khashoggi's murder inside Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul.
US bars entry to 16 Saudis over Khashoggi killing – Pompeo
US President Donald Trump's administration has faced pressure from Congress over its sputtering response over the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul last October.
Saudi Arabia gave millions to Khashoggi family to avoid public criticism – report
4 Apr 2019
Saudi Arabia has given million-dollar houses and monthly five-figure payments to Jamal Khashoggi’s children in a bid to reach an agreement with the family and avoid public criticism. #Khashoggi #Saudi #MBS
Jamal Khashoggi's children paid by kingdom – report
Payments to four of children of the slain journalist "are part of an effort by Saudi Arabia to reach a long-term arrangement with Khashoggi family members, aimed in part at ensuring that they continue to show restraint in their public statements."
US has done nothing to address Khashoggi murder - The Post
Saudi Arabia has not yet approved the German embassy’s request to observe the Khashoggi murder trial, Germany's foreign ministry said.
Saudi crown prince authorised the squad linked to Khashoggi's killing – NYT report
20 Mar 2019
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman had authorised a squad to silence critics more than a year before the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, according to a new report by the New York Times. #Khashoggi #MBS #killing
MBS ran 'intervention' against dissidents before Khashoggi murder - NYT
The New York Times is reporting that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman authorised operations to silence dissent by what US authorities are calling the 'Rapid Intervention Group,' well before the murder of Jamal Khashoggi.
Interpol issues red notices for Khashoggi murder suspects
Saudi human rights chief Bandar bin Mohammed al Aiban told the UN Human Rights Council that there had been three hearings over the "heinous crime" and "unfortunate accident" at its Istanbul consulate without giving details.
36 countries issue first rebuke of Saudi Arabia at UN forum
12 Mar 2019
As many as 36 countries, including all 28 EU members, called on Saudi Arabia to release detained activists and cooperate with a UN-led investigation into the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi at its Istanbul consulate.
Senate must hold Trump accountable on Khashoggi: Washington Post
Senators at Abizaid's confirmation hearing including Trump's fellow Republicans as well as Democrats condemned the kingdom's conduct in the civil war in Yemen, heavy-handed diplomacy and rights abuses.
Khashoggi's remains may have been burned: reports
6 Mar 2019
Jamal Khashoggi’s body was likely burned in a large oven at the Saudi consulate general’s residence in Istanbul, reports say. #Khashoggi #Saudi #embassy
US senators pledge to push Trump on Jamal Khashoggi's killing
The Washington Post's has announced a fellowship in honour of its former columnist Jamal Khashoggi. As Saudi officials struggle to move past the Khashoggi killing, the fellowship could be another nuisance for Riyadh.
Saudi aide named in Khashoggi killing report becomes UAE envoy
18 Feb 2019
Turki Aldakhil, the man who was named in a report on journalist Jamal Khashoggi's killing, is Saudi Arabia's new ambassador to the United Arab Emirates. To read more click here. #Saudi Arabia #Khashoggi #UAE #envoy #Turki Aldakhil
Saudi's new UAE envoy Turki Aldakhil made millions from MBS and the UAE
Days after being implicated in a conversation with the Saudi Crown Prince who threatened to "put a bullet" in Jamal Khashoggi, Turki Aldakhil was appointed as Saudi's envoy to the UAE. Who is he and who's really pulling his strings?
Khashoggi's fiancee could have been second victim – Turkish police
"The guard did not mention to the Saudis inside the consulate that Khashoggi had someone waiting for him outside. If he had, there were two possibilities," said a latest report released by Istanbul Police Directorate.