US puts forward new demand before Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi murder

US puts forward new demand before Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi murder
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WASHINGTON - The United States has called upon Saudi Arabia to hold a transparent investigation into the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

Talking to reporters while travelling to Prague on Sunday, US Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis said that in his meeting with Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir during a conference in Bahrain on Saturday.

He discussed the killing and got assurance from the Saudi foreign minister for a transparent investigation into killing of Khashoggi.

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