On Wednesday – STATE DEPT. us secretary of state to go to Turkey

On Wednesday – STATE DEPT. us secretary of state to go to Turkey

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will happen to be Turkey on Wednesday for talks with Turkish officials about missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi, an ongoing state dept. spokeswoman said.

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo walks with Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir in Riyadh U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo walks with Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, October 16, 2018. REUTERS/Leah Millis/Pool

WASHINGTON: U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will happen to be Turkey on Wednesday for talks with Turkish officials about missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi, circumstances Department spokeswoman said.

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Pompeo discussed the case with Saudi Arabian leaders in Riyadh on, including King Salman, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Foreign and Salman Minister Ahmed al-Jubeir. Khasoggi’s disappearance at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on Oct. 2 has triggered strong criticism of the kingdom.

(Reporting by Makini Brice)