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Khashoggi's body was 'dissolved' after he was murdered says Turkish officials
# Jamal Khashoggi
# Jamal Khashoggi

Khashoggi's body was 'dissolved' after he was murdered says Turkish officials

Updated Nov 2nd 2018, 8:03 PM 44,806 Views 50 Comments

“Khashoggi’s body was not in need of burying,” the official told the Washington Post on the condition of anonymity.

Journalist Jamal Khashoggi was strangled and dismembered, Turkey says
# Khashoggi
# Khashoggi

Journalist Jamal Khashoggi was strangled and dismembered, Turkey says

Updated Oct 31st 2018, 8:42 PM 41,037 Views 63 Comments

The revelations came only an hour after Saudi Arabia’s chief prosecutor left Istanbul.

'Must concern us all greatly': Pentagon Chief Jim Mattis on murder of Saudi journalist
# Jamal Khashoggi
# Jamal Khashoggi

'Must concern us all greatly': Pentagon Chief Jim Mattis on murder of Saudi journalist

Oct 27th 2018, 8:37 AM 6,310 Views 12 Comments

Mattis told a security conference that the US “does not tolerate this kind of ruthless action.

Son of murdered journalist Khashoggi leaves Saudi Arabia
# Khashoggi
# Khashoggi

Son of murdered journalist Khashoggi leaves Saudi Arabia

Oct 25th 2018, 8:15 PM 25,225 Views 21 Comments

He is en route to the US.

Saudi crown prince denounces 'repulsive' Khashoggi murder, without addressing cover-up accusations
# Jamal Khashoggi
# Jamal Khashoggi

Saudi crown prince denounces 'repulsive' Khashoggi murder, without addressing cover-up accusations

Oct 25th 2018, 7:46 AM 15,255 Views 32 Comments

Saudi leaders have denied involvement in Khashoggi’s murder, pushing responsibility down the chain of command.

'Worst cover-up in the history of cover-ups': Trump lashes out at Saudi consulate murder
# Cover Up
# Cover Up

'Worst cover-up in the history of cover-ups': Trump lashes out at Saudi consulate murder

Oct 23rd 2018, 10:15 PM 26,021 Views 47 Comments

Turkish officials claim a 15-men team tortured, killed and dismembered the writer.

Turkish President says Khashoggi killing planned 'days in advance'
# Saudi Arabia
# Saudi Arabia

Turkish President says Khashoggi killing planned 'days in advance'

Oct 23rd 2018, 11:00 AM 17,899 Views 33 Comments

Erdogan has said the murder was premeditated and those behind it must be held to account.

Saudi official wore murdered journalist's clothes outside Turkish consulate in bid to mislead investigators
# Jamal Khashoggi
# Jamal Khashoggi

Saudi official wore murdered journalist's clothes outside Turkish consulate in bid to mislead investigators

Oct 22nd 2018, 9:11 PM 30,234 Views 49 Comments

Jamal Khashoggi was killed on 2 October after stepping inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul.

Saudi Arabia says it doesn't know the whereabouts of Jamal Khashoggi's body
# Jamal Khashoggi
# Jamal Khashoggi

Saudi Arabia says it doesn't know the whereabouts of Jamal Khashoggi's body

Oct 22nd 2018, 7:25 AM 16,927 Views 36 Comments

Riyadh has said it did not know the whereabouts of his body.

Donald Trump accuses Saudi Arabia of 'deception and lies' over Khashoggi killing
# Jamal Khashoggi
# Jamal Khashoggi

Donald Trump accuses Saudi Arabia of 'deception and lies' over Khashoggi killing

Updated Oct 21st 2018, 4:07 PM 40,524 Views 81 Comments

EU, Germany, France, Britain, Australia, Canada and the UN have all called for greater clarity from Saudi Arabia.

Saudi Arabia admits missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi died in 'fistfight' in Turkish consulate
# Jamal Khashoggi
# Jamal Khashoggi

Saudi Arabia admits missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi died in 'fistfight' in Turkish consulate

Oct 19th 2018, 11:57 PM 33,795 Views 63 Comments

Pro-government Turkish media have repeatedly claimed that Khashoggi was tortured and decapitated by a Saudi hit squad.

The disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi: What we know so far
# Explainer
# Explainer

The disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi: What we know so far

Oct 19th 2018, 3:28 PM 18,277 Views 36 Comments

These are the key facts in an episode that is threatening relations between Saudi Arabia and the West.

Washington Post: Saudi government 'owes Khashoggi family and the world an explanation'
# Jamal Khashoggi
# Jamal Khashoggi

Washington Post: Saudi government 'owes Khashoggi family and the world an explanation'

Updated Oct 16th 2018, 9:10 PM 26,574 Views 49 Comments

A Turkish forensics team has searched the Saudi consulate in Istanbul.

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo meets Saudi king over journalist's disappearance
# Jamal Khashoggi
# Jamal Khashoggi

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo meets Saudi king over journalist's disappearance

Oct 16th 2018, 11:25 AM 18,082 Views 52 Comments

Turkish police yesterday searched the Saudi consulate in Istanbul for the first time since Jamal Khashogg went missing.

Turkish officials given permission to enter Saudi consulate to investigate journalist's disappearance
# Jamal Khashoggi
# Jamal Khashoggi

Turkish officials given permission to enter Saudi consulate to investigate journalist's disappearance

Oct 15th 2018, 11:46 AM 10,798 Views 18 Comments

A search of the building where Jamal Khashoggi was last seen will take place on Monday evening.

22 killed after vehicle carrying migrants plunges into river bed from highway in Turkey
# Migrant Crisis
# Migrant Crisis

22 killed after vehicle carrying migrants plunges into river bed from highway in Turkey

Oct 14th 2018, 11:55 AM 15,498 Views 12 Comments

The nationality of the migrants was not clear, although children are known to be among the dead.

Saudi stocks plunge after Donald Trump threatens 'severe punishment' over journalist's disappearance
# Jamal Khashoggi
# Jamal Khashoggi

Saudi stocks plunge after Donald Trump threatens 'severe punishment' over journalist's disappearance

Oct 14th 2018, 11:06 AM 19,198 Views 40 Comments

A Turkish newspaper has reported that officials have an audio recording of the alleged killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

Freed US pastor flying home from Turkey after case sparked crisis
# Freedom
# Freedom

Freed US pastor flying home from Turkey after case sparked crisis

Oct 13th 2018, 7:12 AM 7,977 Views 3 Comments

The US President had pressed Turkey to release Andrew Brunson.

Saudis welcome joint Turkey probe into missing journalist
# Jamal Khashoggi
# Jamal Khashoggi

Saudis welcome joint Turkey probe into missing journalist

Oct 12th 2018, 8:44 PM 8,610 Views 26 Comments

US-based journalist Jamal Khashoggi vanished on 2 October after entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul.

More Turkish delight for Ireland's Bennett as stage win sees him storm into Tour lead
# Super Sam
From The42
# Super Sam

More Turkish delight for Ireland's Bennett as stage win sees him storm into Tour lead

Oct 10th 2018, 7:40 PM 3,029 Views 0 Comments

‘I’m happy, it’s a bit of a relief,’ the Bora-Hansgrohe rider beamed afterwards.

Visitors the surprise winners as they queue up to cash in on currency-ravaged Turkey
# Luxury Goods
# Luxury Goods

Visitors the surprise winners as they queue up to cash in on currency-ravaged Turkey

Aug 18th 2018, 10:30 AM 42,517 Views 48 Comments

Long queues formed outside Louis Vuitton, Chanel and Prada outlets in Istanbul after the Turkish lira took a severe hit.

Lira drops as Turkey accuses America of 'stabbing it in the back'
# With Friends Like These
# With Friends Like These

Lira drops as Turkey accuses America of 'stabbing it in the back'

Aug 13th 2018, 3:46 PM 17,544 Views 40 Comments

Turkey and the United States, two NATO allies, have been locked in bitter disputes.

Turkey shaken by financial fears as Trump rattles it further
# Tariffs
# Tariffs

Turkey shaken by financial fears as Trump rattles it further

Aug 11th 2018, 2:15 PM 27,961 Views 37 Comments

Donald Trump tweeted that he had authorized the doubling of steel and aluminium tariffs with respect to Turkey.

Ex-Man United midfielder Anderson joins Turkish second tier club
# Blast From The Past
From The42
# Blast From The Past

Ex-Man United midfielder Anderson joins Turkish second tier club

Jul 30th 2018, 2:53 PM 10,711 Views 11 Comments

The 30-year-old Brazilian, who won the Champions League during an eight-year spell with the Red Devils, has signed for Adana Demirspor.

'So much love': Ozil thanks Arsenal fans after Germany racism row
# Gunner
From The42
# Gunner

'So much love': Ozil thanks Arsenal fans after Germany racism row

Jul 27th 2018, 9:06 AM 4,218 Views 2 Comments

The playmaker retired from international football this week in a row that has rocked German football.

'I have two hearts, one German and one Turkish' - Ozil defends controversial Erdogan photo
# Speaking Out
From The42
# Speaking Out

'I have two hearts, one German and one Turkish' - Ozil defends controversial Erdogan photo

Jul 22nd 2018, 2:25 PM 9,037 Views 9 Comments

Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil has broken his silence surrounding a photo taken with the Turkish president.

Erdogan says Turkey has given world 'lesson in democracy' as he sweeps to election victory
# Contested Victory
# Contested Victory

Erdogan says Turkey has given world 'lesson in democracy' as he sweeps to election victory

Jun 25th 2018, 7:06 AM 9,179 Views 20 Comments

Erdogan won over half of all the votes in the election, the state-run news agency said.

Turkey votes in pivotal test for Erdogan against charismatic and crowd-pulling rival
# Tough Election
# Tough Election

Turkey votes in pivotal test for Erdogan against charismatic and crowd-pulling rival

Jun 24th 2018, 2:05 PM 7,682 Views 9 Comments

Critics accuse Erdogan of trampling on civil liberties and displaying autocratic behaviour.

Six children drown off Turkish coast
# Drowning
# Drowning

Six children drown off Turkish coast

Jun 3rd 2018, 1:30 PM 15,587 Views 25 Comments

Two adults, one woman and six children lost their lives.

Turkey and Everton star apologises after getting sent off for confronting his own supporters
# Regret
From The42
# Regret

Turkey and Everton star apologises after getting sent off for confronting his own supporters

Jun 2nd 2018, 4:12 PM 6,695 Views 2 Comments

Cenk Tosun claims fans had been quarreling with his father.

'We thought it was an earthquake; it was men with kalashnikovs at the door' - the woman documenting human rights abuses in Turkey
# Interview
# Interview

'We thought it was an earthquake; it was men with kalashnikovs at the door' - the woman documenting human rights abuses in Turkey

May 18th 2018, 6:10 AM 12,495 Views 7 Comments

Kurdish journalist Nurcan Baysal is facing a three-year jail term for calling out the government of Recep Erdogan regarding atrocities committed on the Turkish/Syrian border.

Turkey hits out at 'slanderous' German criticism of footballers' controversial photo
# Argument
From The42
# Argument

Turkey hits out at 'slanderous' German criticism of footballers' controversial photo

May 15th 2018, 4:00 PM 5,325 Views 1 Comment

Germany internationals Mesut Ozil of Arsenal and Ilkay Gundogan of Manchester City met President Recep Tayyip Erdogan late on Sunday.

Arda Turan slapped with a whopping 16-match ban for this push on a linesman
# Letter Of The Law
From The42
# Letter Of The Law

Arda Turan slapped with a whopping 16-match ban for this push on a linesman

May 10th 2018, 6:09 PM 8,129 Views 3 Comments

The on-loan Barcelona forward shoved the official in the chest.

Family desperate to bring brother in coma home from Turkey
# Stroke
# Stroke

Family desperate to bring brother in coma home from Turkey

Apr 28th 2018, 8:45 AM 21,818 Views 8 Comments

The family have urged others to make sure they have the best insurance when travelling abroad.

'I am more a spy than he is': Trump tweets support for jailed US pastor
# Turkey
# Turkey

'I am more a spy than he is': Trump tweets support for jailed US pastor

Apr 18th 2018, 9:52 AM 13,245 Views 0 Comments

Andrew Brunson is on trial in Turkey on terror-related charges.

Four staff members dead following shooting at Turkish university
# Turkey
# Turkey

Four staff members dead following shooting at Turkish university

Apr 5th 2018, 2:07 PM 8,418 Views 7 Comments

The shooting happened at the Osmangazi University in the city of Eskisehir.

17 dead as overcrowded bus carrying migrants crashes in Turkey
# Turkey
# Turkey

17 dead as overcrowded bus carrying migrants crashes in Turkey

Mar 30th 2018, 10:50 AM 6,593 Views 10 Comments

The bus had capacity for 14 people but over 50 people were on board.

Flanagan's message to Kinahan cartel working abroad: 'There is no hiding place'
# Kinahan
# Kinahan

Flanagan's message to Kinahan cartel working abroad: 'There is no hiding place'

Mar 27th 2018, 6:00 AM 18,148 Views 19 Comments

A Hutch family member survived an attack in Turkey last week.

Goalkeeper Colin Doyle starts for Bradford just 20 hours after playing in Turkey 4,000km away
# Dedication
From The42
# Dedication

Goalkeeper Colin Doyle starts for Bradford just 20 hours after playing in Turkey 4,000km away

Mar 24th 2018, 2:39 PM 7,622 Views 2 Comments

The 32-year-old played 90 minutes during a 1-0 friendly defeat to Turkey last night before keeping a clean sheet on Saturday afternoon against Gillingham.

Attempted killing of Hutch family member in Turkey investigated
# Escape
# Escape

Attempted killing of Hutch family member in Turkey investigated

Mar 24th 2018, 7:41 AM 31,883 Views 24 Comments

It’s understood he escaped by jumping from a balcony and sustained an ankle injury.