Sunday, April 11, 2021

The Saudi ambassador to the United Nations acquits bin Salman of Khashoggi’s blood | A nation is tweeting out of tune


Must Read

In an attempt to defend Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, the Saudi ambassador to the United Nations, Abdullah Al-Mouallimi, rejected the accusation of the US intelligence report of bin Salman of leading the assassination of Khashoggi.

Saudi ambassador acquits Mohammed bin Salman

And Abdullah Al-Mouallimi claimed in his tweets on Twitter with his official account that Watan reported that the CIA report on the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. He did not provide any hard evidence.

The Saudi ambassador to the United Nations claimed that the report is based on assumptions and does not come close to proving the accusation beyond reasonable doubt. According to his description.

To that, Abdullah Al-Mouallimi added that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman “courageously accepts moral responsibility.”

Abdullah Al-Mouallimi concluded: “The defendants were brought to justice and pledged to reform the intelligence services. The case is closed.”

An interesting comment from Prince Bandar bin Sultan

For his part, Prince Bandar bin Sultan bin Abdulaziz Al Saud commented on the American report on the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, which condemned Saudi Crown Prince Muhammad bin Salman, and Saudi Arabia officially rejected it.

وعبر Prince Bandar bin Sultan The direction in which the report followed “stems mostly from prejudices and mental, psychological and political stances from Saudi Arabia in general. These are positions that have taken shape since before the crime, and perhaps they found in the crime an opportunity to express themselves, ”he said

He added, “The crime took place and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia acknowledged moral responsibility for it. A trial resulted in convictions of some of the defendants in the case and acquittal of others ”.

He continued: “In Saudi Arabia, a second level in dealing with such cases is related to the position of the victim’s family. In Khashoggi’s case, she requested that the sentences be reduced from death to life. This is what happened, and if they had not asked for it, the death sentences would have been carried out. ”

The case is closed unless new evidence emerges

Prince Bandar said: “Saudi Arabia, according to its sovereign right and responsibility as a state and as a legitimate member of the international community. It carried out what any country is doing in terms of investigation and trial, and from my personal point of view, the case will be closed unless new evidence appears before the Saudi court. ”

He pointed out in press statements that “every investment in the Khashoggi case is a political investment, which is made according to needs. This is not and will not be strange in international relations. Each country interacts with it according to its political, security and diplomatic interests.

The report accuses Mohammed bin Salman

And the administration of US President Joe Biden issued Friday evening. A declassified copy of the CIA report on the journalist’s murder. Saudi Jamal Khashoggi in 2018.

The report also said that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman approved the killing of Saudi dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi in 2018. He likely ordered that.

The report also indicated that the Saudi crown prince saw Khashoggi as a threat to the kingdom, and greatly supported violence.

The intelligence report confirmed that the US assessment was based on the crown prince’s control of decision-making, the direct involvement of a key advisor, and his support for violence to silence dissidents.

Saudi Arabia rejects the report

And the Saudi Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced the kingdom’s government categorically rejecting the report it provided to Congress regarding the murder of Jamal Khashoggi.

The Foreign Ministry also added in a statement published by the official Saudi Press Agency: “It confirms what was previously issued in this regard by the competent authorities in the Kingdom. That this is a heinous crime, which constituted a flagrant violation of the Kingdom’s laws and values, was committed by a group that violated all regulations.

She also said: “It is truly regrettable that such a report was issued, with its false and unjustified conclusions. At a time when the Kingdom condemned this heinous crime and its leadership took the necessary steps to ensure that such an unfortunate incident would not be repeated in the future.

The statement stressed that “the Kingdom rejects any order that would affect its leadership, sovereignty and independence of its judiciary.”

The statement also touched on the partnership between the Kingdom and the United States of America.

He considered that partnership “strong and solid, based over the past eight decades on solid foundations of mutual respect.” We hope that these solid foundations, which formed a strong framework for the two countries’ strategic partnership, will continue.

Follow our channel on YouTube to see all new

Click here and activate the subscribe button


Latest News

Ali Youssef shocked his fans after his crisis with Hind Al Balushi ignited A nation is tweeting out of tune

Iraqi artist Ali Youssef surprised his fans with a fateful decision, after his marriage to Kuwaiti artist Hind Al...

More Articles Like This