France has announced the arrest of one of those allegedly implicated in the death of journalist Yamal Jashogyi on October 2, 2018. He is a former member of the Saudi Royal Guard who would have participated in the murder of the journalist at the time of the events, which took place at the Saudi Arabian Embassy in Istanbul.
The detained man is called Khaled Aedh al Otaibi, he is 33 years old and I was in search and capture by Interpol. With his capture, it is a matter of taking another step in the investigation into the murder of Jamal Khashoggi, whose death caused an international uproar and numerous accusations against the Saudi royal family, who are suspected of being ordered to execute him.
The French authorities believe that the detainee could maintain a close relationship with the crown prince of Saudi Arabia, Mohamed bin Salman, who has always been considered as prime suspect of being the person who gave the order to kill Jamal Khashoggi, a man who, in addition to working as a journalist, was a recognized opponent of the policies applied in Saudi Arabia.
Who is Mohamed bin Salman?
The big question that many are asking has to do with the main suspect behind the command that murdered Jamal Khashoggi: the figure of Prince Mohamed bin Salman. Heir to the Saudi crown, Bin Salman is currently 36 years old and has incalculable wealth in value, which has allowed him to make purchases and operations more typical of banks than of individuals.
Bin Salman bought a football club last October, specifically Newcastle, in an operation for which he intended to convert it in the new ‘PSG English’, to endow it with great stars and a future full of successes. However, as of today, this purchase still does not bear fruit, although it is about achieving a revolution for 2022.
He also has in his possession the most valuable face in the world, precisely in France, where his alleged accomplice has been arrested, and whose value amounts to more than 700 million euros. Beyond his wealth, bin Salman is frequently criticized for the human rights violations that he allows and allows, and that today, many consider reason to open proceedings against him, especially for the murder of Jamal Khashoggi, who now , I could count on one more new evidence against him.