- Khashoggi’s disappearance apparently happened after he left the consulate building in Istanbul
JEDDAH: Saudi Arabia’s consulate in Istanbul said on Wednesday that it was looking into news reports of the disappearance of Saudi media veteran Jamal Khashoggi in the Turkish city.
In a statement carried by the Saudi Press Agency (SPA), Khashoggi’s disappearance apparently happened after he left the consulate building in Istanbul.
News reports quoting said Khashoggi, a Saudi citizen currently living in the US, visited the consulate in Istanbul on Tuesday to secure documentation of his divorce so that he could remarry.
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