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USA intelligence agencies have reportedly intercepted evidence suggesting Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman wanted to go after journalist Jamal Khashoggi with "a bullet" over a year before he was killed.

The New York Times, citing officials who had seen USA intelligence, said that Prince Mohammed had warned in an intercepted conversation to an aide in 2017 that he would go after Khashoggi "with a bullet" if he did not return to Saudi Arabia from the United States.

United States intelligence analysists reportedly concluded that Prince Mohammed had likely used the phrase a metaphor, expressing his intention to kill the journalists unless he returned to Saudi Arabia.

The murder was met with worldwide outrage and considerably hurt the image of the crown prince. He has disputed the Central Intelligence Agency findings and said that he stands by the prince, noting that he "vehemently denies" any involvement.

Eleven men are on trial in Saudi Arabia, accused of involvement in the killing.

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Meanwhile, Congress is "furious" over the Trump administration's response to Khashoggi's murder.

The journalist had chose to leave his native Saudi Arabia for the United States in September 2017, but was lured to the embassy in Istanbul on in October 2018 to collect papers for his upcoming marriage.

The statement did not say whether she had had access to the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, as she had requested.

Though the TV report did not say what the nature of a significant concession by Israel to the Palestinians would be, the network cited a USA official saying King Salman told Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in January that he would not support the White House's coming peace plan if it did not provide for a Palestinian capital in East Jerusalem.

He confirmed that Prince Mohammed's former aide, Saud Al Qahtani, had been dismissed but said he did not know the whereabouts of another former aide Maher Mutreb.

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The New York Times noted that the US National Security Agency (NSA) and other intelligence agencies were analyzing years of intercepted conversations of the Saudi prince in a bid to learn who was behind the murder of Khashoggi.

During a press conference in Istanbul for a book on Khashoggi's life, Cengiz left the door open to a meeting with US President Donald Trump if certain conditions were met.

Erdogan has said Khashoggi's killing was ordered by the highest level of Saudi leadership, but Riyadh has rejected accusations that the Crown Prince was involved.

Riyadh denies the crown prince played any role in the killing of Khashoggi, who was last seen entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, Turkey, in October. "Turkey, along with all nations that believe in democracy and freedom, seeks justice and the truth", he said. "We understand that. But I think wisdom has to prevail, and people have to let the legal process play out", he said.

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