Prosecutor calls for end to Khashoggi murder trial in Turkey
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Turkish prosecutor in the case against 26 Saudi nationals accused of murdering Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi made a surprise request Thursday that their trial in absentia be suspended and the case transferred to Saudi saudi.
The panel of judges did not rule on the prosecutor’s request but decided that a letter should be sent to the Turkish Ministry of Justice seeking its opinion on a possible transfer of the file to the Saudi judicial authorities, the agency reported. public Anadolu. The trial has been adjourned until April 7.