World Ch. Schedule : WED 20:30 KST
* Date : 2018-10-29
The disappearance and the death of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi has caused an uproar in the international community. While Turkey continues to reveal new details of the journalist's killing, Saudi Arabia has finally admitted to the murder, although it denies the involvement of the royal family in the incident. U.S. President Donald Trump is also defending the Saudi Crown Prince while other countries like Germany, France and the UK are demanding clarification of exactly what happened. With the attention of the international community in the Middle East, we discuss and analyze the positions of the countries concerned, including Turkey, Saudi Arabia and the United States. In addition, we take a closer look at how the death of Khashoggi is set to affect diplomatic relations between the U.S. and Saudi Arabia and power relations in the Middle East.