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Senators: Crown prince complicitBriefing with director of CIA solidifies lawmakers' thoughts on Khashoggi death

Dec 05, 2018 - Orlando Sentinel (Florida)

WASHINGTON - Senators emerged from a closed-door briefing with the CIA director Tuesday and accused the Saudi crown prince of complicity in the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

In some of their strongest statements to date, lawmakers said evidence presented by the U.S. spy agency overwhelmingly pointed to Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's involvement in the assassination.

"There's not a smoking gun, there's a smoking saw," said Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., referring to the bo...