Murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi's body parts found

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President Donald Trump said Tuesday that the effort to hide the killing of Washington Post journalist at a Saudi consulate in Turkey was the "worst cover up ever".

About two weeks after his disappearance, Saudi Arabia then claimed the journalist - a staunch critic of the kingdom - died accidentally in a "fist fight" inside the consulate .

Almost a week after Saudi Arabia's public prosecutor admitted that journalist Jamal Khashoggi had indeed been murdered inside the kingdom's Istanbul consulate in what he described as a "botched interrogation", the kingdom has apparently changed its story once again. And they should be in big trouble. The Washington Post columnist was killed at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, Turkey on October 2. "We are going through a crisis", Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih said in his speech.

Haspel, who departed for a secret trip to Turkey on Monday, heard the audio during her visit to Istanbul, the Washington Post reported Wednesday, citing people familiar with her meetings.

On the same day another team of Saudi officials from the consulate carry out a reconnaissance of Belgrade Forest in Istanbul and the northwestern province of Yalova.

In addition to revoking visas, Mr Pompeo said the United States was looking into the possibility of imposing sanctions on those believed to be involved in Khashoggi's killing.

The comments come after Sky sources said body parts belonging to the Washington Post columnist had been found and Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan called Mr Khashoggi's killing a premeditated "murder".

"And it is painful, heinous to every human being in the world", Mohammed bin Salman said during an address at the Future Investment Initiative Forum in Riyadh. We're just hurting ourselves, Trump said.

All of the identified individuals have since left Turkey.

Trump said he wanted to believe Prince Mohammed when he said that lower level officials were to blame for the killing at the Saudi mission.

President Donald Trump says the killing of a Saudi journalist was a botched operation and a "bad original concept" as his administration has taken its first steps in punishing the Saudis by deciding to revoke the visas of the suspects.

Erdogan also said Tuesday there's a social media campaign to denigrate Turkey's credibility and they know who was behind it. "There obviously was a tremendous mistake made and what compounded the mistake was the attempt to try to cover it up".

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