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Saudi Arabia needs to pay for what happened to Jamal Khashoggi

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President Donald Trump has shown a feeling of consideration and suspiciousness in regards to the disappearance issue of a journalist, Jamal Khashoggi. Donald Trump had shown an opinion of discomfort, he claimed that it is important for the world to know about what actually happened with Jamal Khashoggi.

People all across the world have become furious towards this issue and the whole international media look forward to seeing how justice will be served to Jamal Khashoggi. Further, Donald Trump has bluntly pointed out the irresponsible attitude of Saudi Arabia Consulate as they have not been able to come out and clear the speculations. It has been noticed that a lot of uncertain things and events are yet to be unfolded, and journalists all across the world want Saudi Arabia to clear the on-going issue.

In addition to that, Trump has shown a lot of care and concern for Jamal Khashoggi and had already spoken with the son of Jamal. It seems like that US has been trying to get into the depth of this case and Donald Trump himself is making all the efforts to ensure that Saudi Arabia comes forward and talk about this issue on an international platform.

The Trump administration could also levy personal sanctions on any Saudi individuals responsible for Khashoggi’s death, up to and including the crown prince. A bipartisan group of more than 20 senators have already triggered this sanctions process under the Global Magnitsky Human Rights Accountability Act with a letter to Trump earlier this month. If an investigation finds that the crown prince is to blame for the murder, the act could freeze his assets held in U.S. banks, bar him from traveling to America, and sever his wealth from the U.S. banking system.