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    Saudi Arabian journalist murdered on Turkish soil

    Jamal Khashoggi, a Saudi Arabian journalist and contributor to The Washington Post, disappeared Oct. 2nd, 2018. Khashoggi, a former advisor and later critic of the Saudi government was residing in Virginia for the past year, and reportedly went missing after going into the Saudi Arabian consulate in Istanbul to finish certifying his divorce for remarriage purposes. Turkey believed that Khashoggi had been strangled to death and dismembered by Saudi agents, said the BBC. However, new details from the Saudi investigation show that Khashoggi actually died from tranquilization before being dismembered and disposed of.   In the weeks since Khashoggi’s murder, the Saudis continued to alter their story. The Saudis first…