Crown Prince not involved in murder of Khashoggi: Saudi FM

 
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Riyadh, Nov 22 (TNS): Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir has emphatically stated that Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman is not involved in the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

In an interview with media, he said calls to remove the Saudi crown prince are a red line.

Al-Jubeir said the custodian of the two holy mosques King Salman and the Crown prince represent every Saudi citizen and every Saudi citizen represents them. He said we will not tolerate any discussion of anything that is disparaging towards our leadership.

The Saudi Foreign Minister said that investigations are continuing into the murder of Khashoggi and those responsible will be punished.