Arab media covers Turkey's Khashoggi statement

News outlets highlight Turkey's statement saying Saudi Journalist Khashoggi was strangled, dismembered with premeditation

Arab media covers Turkey's Khashoggi statement

Arab media highlighted Turkey's statement about the violent death on Oct. 2 of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi inside the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul.

"Victim Jamal Khashoggi was strangled to death -- with premeditation -- soon after he entered the Istanbul Consulate of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on Oct. 2, 2018 for wedding procedures," the Istanbul Prosecutor's Office said in a statement Wednesday. "His body was disposed of after being dismembered following his death by suffocation -- again, in line with plans."

Saudi Attorney General Saud al-Mujeb, along with a delegation, traveled to Turkey on Oct. 28 and visited the prosecutor's office on Oct. 29.

The Arab press highlighted Istanbul Chief Prosecutor Irfan Fidan's investigation of the murder.

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