Saudi Arabia sentences five to death for murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi

Published on 23 Dec 2019 9:35:08 PM

A Saudi Arabian court on Monday sentenced five people to death and three more to prison for the assassination last year of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi.

Khashoggi, a US resident, was killed in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, Turkey, on Oct 2,2018. His body was never recovered.