Protesters today converged on Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul, demanding answers after the mysterious disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. They're convinced the Saudi royal family is responsible. Late today President Trump weighing in. I am concerned about it.Khashoggi had been living in the US writing for The Washington Post, often critical of the powerful Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.
Last Tuesday Khashoggi walked right in to the Saudi consulate. He needed paperwork so he could marry his Turkish fiancee. While she waited outside, Turkish officials say he was either drugged or murdered. One Turkish official suggesting he could have been taken out in pieces. Turkey's President today demanding Saudi officials prove Khashoggi left the building alive. The Saudi government said it wasn't involved and is working to locate Khashoggi.
Hundreds of tractors will converge on the capital.