Saudi That May Have Help Kill Journalist Jamal Khashoggi Dies in Car Crash

In what many publications are calling a “suspicious traffic accident”, one of the 15 Saudis who arrived in Turkey the same day journalist Jamal Khashoggi disappeared has died. Mashal Saad al-Bostani, a lieutenant who was a member of the Saudi Royal Air Forces was one of the 15 member hit team that landed in Istanbul in 2 private jets that originated from Riyadh October 2nd. Al-Bostani and the others made their way to the Saudi Arabian consulate.

Mashal Saad al-Bostani has died in a car crash in Riyadh and almost no details have been reported. The Saudi Arabian consul, Mohammad al-Otaibi, was heard on a video recording of the journalist Khashoggi being killed in the consulate. He could be the next execution. It is reported that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman “would do anything to get rid of the evidence.”

Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo is giving Saudi Arabia a few more days to complete their investigation.

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin tweeted this minutes after Pompeo’s comments:

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Ian is New Media Central’s Editor-in-Chief and one half of The Patriarchy Show. He is a married father with two sons and lives in New Jersey. He has worked on several campaigns from national, state and local levels. He has had pieces published in local NJ newspapers such as The Star Ledger. Also, he has contributed to The John Birch Society and various other websites. He had a book of poetry titled Broken published while majoring in Biblical Studies at Pillar College in NJ. He has had his poems published in various poetry journals. He has been a guest speaker at Pillar College to speak about creative writing and poetry. Ian was voted ” Most Sarcastic Person” for the state of New Jersey in 2007.