Khashoggi was killed after he entered the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on October 2 to acquire paperwork for his marriage.
Talking earlier than his departure to Paris for World Struggle I commemorations, Erdogan mentioned: “We handed on the recordings. We gave them to Saudi Arabia, to America, to the Germans, French and the English — we gave all of them.”
He didn’t elaborate on what was on the recordings.
Erdogan mentioned the killer, or killers, can be identified to the 18 suspects recognized by Turkish authorities — together with 15 males who arrived from Saudi Arabia shortly earlier than Khashoggi’s dying.
He once more known as on Saudi Arabia to supply solutions as to what occurred to Khashoggi and his physique, which has not but been discovered.
Erdogan’s affirmation that recordings regarding Khashoggi’s dying have been handed to key worldwide gamers is the newest in a drip-feed of particulars launched by Turkey within the weeks for the reason that journalist disappeared.
Revelations from the Turkish aspect have helped to maintain up diplomatic stress on Saudi Arabia to clarify what occurred.
Riyadh has maintained that neither bin Salman nor his father, King Salman, knew of the operation to focus on Khashoggi. US officers have mentioned such a mission — together with the 15 males despatched from Riyadh — couldn’t have been carried out with out the authorization of bin Salman, the nation’s de facto ruler.