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Journalists Demand Justice For Jamal Khashoggi


The Committee to Protect Journalists is hosting a press conference to demand justice for murdered Saudi Journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Khashoggi, who feared for his life, was murdered in the Saudi consulate in Turkey. He was an outspoken critic of the Saudi regime in opinion pieces for the Washington Post. Many suspect Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman had something to do with Khashoggi's murder, says B&C.

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