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The Khashoggi Case: Pentagon's Former Top Intel Official Says There Has To Be Consequences

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In this bonus episode of Intelligence Matters, host Michael Morell speaks with the former Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence Michael Vickers about the case of Saudi journalist and Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi, who disappeared in early October after walking into the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul, Turkey. Amid reports that Turkish officials have audio and video tapes showing Saudi agents are responsible for the murder of Khasshoggi — a U.S. resident who had written critically of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman — Morell and Vickers discuss the current knowns and unknowns of the case, the implications of Saudi Arabia’s alleged involvement, and the necessary course of action for U.S. policymakers.

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