Fiancee of Journalist Jamal Khashoggi Asks For Trump’s Help For His Disappearance

The missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi ’s fiance requested to US President Donald Trump for taking initiatives for disclosing the mishap occurred with the Riyadh critic who was continuing his fight for his principles.

Hatice Cengiz lodges a plea in the opinion forum of Washington Post newspaper, where Khashoggi had been worked as a columnist and a straightforward commentator of some policy of Riyadh. A long-serving journalist Khashoggi is missing from 2nd October after entering in the consulate of Saudi Arabia in Istanbul to prepare the paperwork for his marriage with a Turk, Cengiz.

In Turkey, the Government sources informed that according to the police a person of 59 years old was killed inside the consulate and they claimed that the entire matter has been dismissed by Riyadh as “baseless”.

Cengiz commented that she has trust and belief in the abilities of the officials of the Turkish government.

She said, “ At this time, I implore President Trump and first lady Melania Trump to help shed light on Jamal’s disappearance”.

Cengiz wrote, “ I also urge Saudi Arabia, especially King Salman and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, to show the same level of sensitivity and release CCTV footage from the consulate.”

On Monday, Trump professed concern about the disappearance of Khashoggi, as well as the State Secretary Mike Pompeo ordered for detailed investigation.

Local Media informed that the Turkish police were also investigating the probable motive of kidnap of Khashoggi. Riyadh claimed that after visit Khashoggi left the consulate.

Cengiz wrote that she is hopeful about the return of the “great man” and also confident that he is still alive, but her hope gradually fades away with every passing day.

 

by Haimantee Ghosh on October 10, 2018

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