"Body double" seen of killed Saudi journalist [video]

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News Story Source: The Horn News
Footage of a man in Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi's dress shirt, suit jacket, and pants has been discovered — and it's a bizarre twist to the increasingly strange story of Khashoggi's demise. CNN aired the footage Sunday and cited a Turkish official as describing the man as a "body double" and a member of the Saudi team sent to Istanbul to target the writer.

Khashoggi's "body double" left the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul following his killing there, according to a surveillance video, while a member of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's entourage made four calls to the royal's office around the same time, reports said Monday.

Turkish media reports and officials maintain that a 15-member Saudi team flew to Istanbul on Oct. 2, knowing Khashoggi would arrive for a document he needed to get married. Once he was inside the diplomatic mission, the Saudis allegedly accosted Khashoggi, cut off his fingers, then killed and dismember
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