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UN special rapporteur investigates the murder of the Saudi journalist Khashoggi

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UN rapporteur Agnes Callamard is the case of the Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi to investigate, and on 2 October in the Saudi consulate in the Turkish Istanbul was murdered.

That the United Nations Friday to let you know. Callamard, special rapporteur of the united nations for extrajudicial, summary or arbitrary executions, is independent and has itself made that decision, said a spokesman, who emphasized that it is not going to be a UN-investigation.

The rapporteur will be next week to Turkey travel. They will, among other reports for the UN commission for human Rights. Last week, said UN secretary-general, Antonio Guterres that he himself does not have the power to examine orders for the death of Khashoggi, and that no country that an official request in this sense has been submitted.

Saudi Arabia insists that the death of the journalist, who regularly sharp criticising the Saudi crown prince Mohammed bin Salman, a clandestine operation was made without the knowledge of the crown prince was carried out. The country has already eleven suspects brought to justice. The international community has doubts, however, about the credibility of the research of Riyadh.

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