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"The world should take note that it is the free press, not the Saudi government or the White House, that has doggedly searched for the truth about what happened to Mr. Khashoggi," Patrick Leahy said. "A free press is an essential check against tyranny." https://t.co/u9hM94YznX— Kyle Griffin (@kylegriffin1) October 20, 2018
Saudi propagandists are denouncing my column about Jamal's murder. So ask Turkey to release the tape! Also, Saudis typically video an operation like this, so release the video! But stop claiming that a journalist with no fingers left picked a fist fight: https://t.co/SWNweW4cwP— Nicholas Kristof (@NickKristof) October 20, 2018
Saudi Arabia's account of the death of Jamal Khashoggi has been "all over the place," President Trump told The Washington Post. His response has likewise changed day by day.
11am: Saudi Intel agent, Mustafa al-Madani, walks into consulate— Scully ???? #WeAreThePatriots (@DanaScottLO) October 23, 2018
1:14pm: Khashoggi enters through the same door
2:52pm: Madani walks out in Khashoggi’s clothes & FAKE BEARD like Khashoggi's
In a U.S. court of law, that's evidence of premeditated murderhttps://t.co/0ZyUrBRQEM
They murdered his Dad, dismembered his body, orchestrated a cover-up, lied about the murder, then lied about the cover-up...and now are forcing Khashoggi's son, who is a captive in his own country, to participate in a photo-op shaking hands with the prince who murdered his Dad. https://t.co/LfEym9CxAR— Brian Klaas (@brianklaas) October 23, 2018