Khashoggi 'body double' footage emerges from outside Saudi consulate

Dozens of business leaders and diplomats have withdrawn from the Saudi economic conference

Indonesia's president is "deeply concerned" about the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi at the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul and wants a transparent investigation. He was, however, declared dead by Saudi Arabia after two weeks of denial about any information on his disappearance.

A senior Turkish official told CNN that the video showed that Madani was brought to Istanbul to act as a body double. What's the latest from the Saudis?

"We are faced with a situation in which it was a brutally planned (killing) and efforts were made to cover it up", said Omer Celik, a spokesman for Turkey's ruling Justice and Development Party.

We've got more newsletters we think you'll find interesting. Adel al-Jubeir made this statement during an interview with Fox News but he continued to maintain that Khashoggi's killing was part of a "rogue operation" with no links to the country's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.

Statements from the agency said both the king and the crown prince expressed their condolences for Khashoggi's death.

Marsudi said al-Jubeir had conveyed a "statement and explanation" to Widodo about the case, but she declined to elaborate.

Turkish officials contend Khashoggi was killed and dismembered inside the consulate by Saudi operatives hours after he arrived.

After Saudi Arabia admitted its involvement in the killing, King Salman told Erdogan that 18 people had been arrested in Saudi Arabia - the 15 previously identified as having flown in from Riyadh and three other consulate staff.

What has been the worldwide reaction?

In the Commons, Jeremy Corbyn said he was pleased Mrs May had condemned the "horrific murder" of Mr Khashoggi but added "condemnation is not enough" from the Government. The president has raised the possibility of imposing sanctions but said halting an arms deal would "hurt us more than it would hurt them".

German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier underlined that point on Monday, calling for a joint European position as Germany "won't at this point approve any further arms exports because we want to know what happened".

Several of Saudi Arabia's regional allies have come out in its support. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has promised to reveal the findings of an investigation on Tuesday.

Where is the investigation now?

Khashoggi, a prominent journalist and royal court insider for decades in Saudi Arabia, had written columns critical of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and the kingdom's direction while living in self-imposed exile in the U.S. He went to the Saudi consulate to obtain paperwork for his upcoming marriage.

Police have searched the nearby Belgrad forest in Istanbul where they believe the body may have been taken and one official was hopeful its fate would be known "before long".

"Jamal is a Saudi citizen who went missing after leaving the consulate", he wrote.

The Post publishes the first column by Khashoggi in its newspaper, in which the former royal court insider and longtime journalist writes about going into a self-imposed exile in the US over the rise of Prince Mohammed. His body was then rolled in a rug and given to a local "co-operator" to dispose of.

According to the Saudi account, Khashoggi's death followed a fistfight with a team that was sent to negotiate his return.

"I agree with all those who say when it comes to our already limited arms exports [to Saudi Arabia] that they can not take place in the current situation", Merkel said, according to AFP.

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