Saudi Arabia sentences 5 to death for killing of Jamal Khashoggi

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In Saudi Arabia. Today accord sentence five men to death for the killing of Washington Post journalist Jamal Ca Shoji the decision seen. There's a positive move by the White House but denounced by those who claim. The Saudi royal family was behind the killing. Kira Simmons has more tonight. The White House describing death sentences for the murderers of Washington Post journalist. Jamal Khashoggi as an important step. Saudi public prosecutor announcing capital punishment for five individuals for committing and directly participating in the murder. Another three men sentenced to a total of twenty four years in prison for covering it up but this man former senior adviser to the crown prince was cleared because of insufficient evidence the deputy head of intelligence also acquitted quitted that despite the believing Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman order the killing the crown prince denying Alicia in a September. CBS interview. You absolutely not. This was a heinous crime and many questions remain unanswered. Mystical short body is still missing. After he entered the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. In October last year and was dismembered. The sentence is welcome tonight by one of Jamaica Shaw ji-sung's but criticized is by many around the world The Washington Post and a senior U. N. investigator cooling it a travesty of

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