Former U.N. special rapporteur for freedom of opinion and expression David Kaye speaks to CPJ about the Pegasus Project revelations and calls for a moratorium on the use, sale, or transfer of surveillance tools, pending implementation of human rights-respecting regulation. (Photo: Reuters/Carlos Jasso)
Saudi consulate in Istanbul, Turkey On October 2, 2018, shortly after entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, Turkey, the former editor-in-chief of the Saudi newspaper Al-Watan and a columnist for The Washington Post was killed.
Khashoggi had written critically about Saudi Arabia and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. The CIA found that bin Salman ordered the journalist’s murder.