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BUDAPEST (Reuters) – The United States is still probing the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Monday, as U.S. lawmakers continued to demand stronger U.S. action to punish the perpetrators.
“America is not covering up for a murder,” Pompeo said during a visit to Hungary, adding that the United States would take more action to hold accountable all those responsible for the U.S.-based journalist’s death inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul in October.
The article goes on to state the following:
After initially denying his death, Saudi Arabia has confirmed that its agents killed Khashoggi, a Washington Post columnist and critic of the Saudi government. Riyadh denies its senior leaders were behind the killing.
Sec. of State Mike Pompeo responds to Sen. Tim Kaine’s statement that Trump administration’s actions were tantamount to “aiding in the cover up” of the murder of Jamal Khashoggi.
— ABC News (@ABC) February 11, 2019
“America’s not covering up for a murder,” Mike Pompeo today on administration refusal to determine if MBS to blame for Jamal Khashoggi murder. “The president’s made very clear … as we get additional information, we’ll continue to hold all of those responsible accountable.”
— Manu Raju (@mkraju) February 11, 2019
— Reuters Top News (@Reuters) February 11, 2019
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