The documentary proceeds under three main themes: the political struggle between the Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, who ordered the murder of the Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi; details of the murder plan; and the love story between Khashoggi and Hatice Cengiz, his fiancée, that was the main reason why Khashoggi went to the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul - but never made it out.
elahattin Emre Celebi interviewed Ferhat Unlu – from the special investigation department of Sabah newspaper – on the new publication, ‘Diplomatic Cruelty: The Dark Secrets of the Murder of Jamal Khashoggi,' written by Ferhat Unlu, Abdurrahman Simsek, and Nazif Karaman.
amal Khashoggi has been missing since October 2, when he was last seen entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul.
The disappearance of Washington Post opinion columnist Jamal Khashoggi topped this.
amal Khashoggi, a Saudi journalist and a contributor to the Washington Post, entered the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on Tuesday afternoon and has not left since.
For Saudi Arabia, Washington's escalation is just an ideal reflection of Democrats' and President Biden's stances on Saudi Arabia, as well as the accumulation of past files such as the Jamal Khashoggi case, human rights, and the Yemen war.
The Saudi assertive rhetoric against Turkey was mainly the consequence of the Khashoggi affair in 2018 and the following campaign targeting MBS’s persona both in Turkey and on the international stage.
The decision of a Turkish court to transfer the Jamal Khashoggi case to Saudi Arabia after Riyadh’s request was a step in the direction of normalization.
Aside from Saudi Arabia’s intent to throw a veil over the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, which bitterly strained bilateral ties, the wide range of Saudi expectations from President Erdoğan’s visit include political and security collaboration.
Following the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on October 2, 2018, Western arms sales to Saudi Arabia became more complicated.
While the overtake has been considered for four years, it was not possible to finalize it due to public concerns, especially following the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi on October 2, 2018, in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul.
When Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was murdered by Saudi operatives in Saudi Arabia’s consulate in Istanbul in 2018, Turkey revealed the facts behind the crime to the international public.
This infamous journey was marked with a palace coup against the Crown Prince Mohammed bin Nayef, the detention of the country’s most powerful and wealthiest figures at the Ritz Carlton, the blockade of Qatar, and the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.