Turkish writer Hatice Cengiz, fiancée of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, poses next his portrait after unveiling it on the National Mall in Washington in October. Photo: AFP
Turkish writer Hatice Cengiz, fiancée of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, poses next his portrait after unveiling it on the National Mall in Washington in October. Photo: AFP

Saudi tourist mistaken for Jamal Khashoggi suspect says he was like ‘animal in zoo’ in French custody

  • The man, who shares a name with the Khalid Alotaibi linked to the journalist’s murder, was arrested despite having a different date of birth and passport number
  • A Saudi newspaper called for an apology from the French government, saying the man’s release was ‘not a sufficient step’

Topic |   Jamal Khashoggi killing
Turkish writer Hatice Cengiz, fiancée of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, poses next his portrait after unveiling it on the National Mall in Washington in October. Photo: AFP
Turkish writer Hatice Cengiz, fiancée of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, poses next his portrait after unveiling it on the National Mall in Washington in October. Photo: AFP
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