Trump says Saudi prince ‘running things,’ could be behind Khashoggi death -WSJ – AOL News

Oct 24 (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump, in his strongest remarks so far, said Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bears ultimate responsibility as de facto ruler of Saudi Arabia for the operation that led to the death of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, indicating that the prince is “running things over there” in Riyadh.Speaking to the Wall Street Journal on Tuesday, Trump said he wanted to believe the prince’s claim that lower level officials were to blame for the Oct. 2 killing at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, but suggested responsibility lay higher up.

Source: Trump says Saudi prince ‘running things,’ could be behind Khashoggi death -WSJ – AOL News

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