RIYADH: The sons of murdered Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi said Friday that they “forgive” the killers of their father.
“We the sons of martyr Jamal Khashoggi announce we forgive and pardon those who killed our father,” the Washington Post columnist s son Salah Khashoggi said on Twitter.
— salah khashoggi (@salahkhashoggi) May 21, 2020
The legal ramifications of the announcement from Salah, who resides in Saudi Arabia, were not immediately clear.
Khashoggi — a royal family insider turned critic — was killed and dismembered at the kingdom s consulate in Istanbul on October 2, 2018, in a case that triggered international outrage.