Saudi team in Turkey

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A Saudi del­e­ga­tion has ar­rived in Turkey for talks on miss­ing jour­nal­ist Ja­mal Khashoggi, of­fi­cials said on Fri­day, with Riyadh and Ankara sharply at odds over how he dis­ap­peared last week from the king­dom’s Is­tan­bul con­sulate.

The Saudi del­e­ga­tion is ex­pected to meet with Turk­ish of­fi­cials at the week­end, state me­dia said on Fri­day.

place. He also is putting on hold dis­cus­sions about a pro­posed Saudi in­vest­ment in space com­pa­nies Vir­gin Ga­lac­tic and Vir­gin Or­bit.

Saudi Ara­bia is fac­ing in­creas­ing in­ter­na­tional pres­sure to clar­ify what hap­pened to Khashoggi, a Wash­ing­ton Post colum­nist, with U.S. Pres­i­dent Don­ald Trump and Bri­tish For­eign Sec­re­tary Jeremy Hunt among those de­mand­ing an­swers.

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