Trump will discuss the disappearance of the journalist Casucci with the king of Saudi Arabia

© AP Photo / Alex BrandonПрезидент USA Donald trumpTrump will discuss the disappearance of the journalist Casucci with the king of Saudi Arabia© AP Photo / Alex Brandon

The US President Donald trump said that he intends to call the king of Saudi Arabia Arabia Salman bin Abdul Aziz al Saud, to discuss the disappearance of journalist Jamal Casucci.

«I didn’t call him, but at some point I’ll call… I’ll talk to him soon,» said trump to journalists the text of his conversation quotes a press-service of the White house. The U.S. leader also called the situation «appalling» and said that the U.S. is serious about the incident.

He added that it will not make relations between the Nations closer, while the two countries now share a lot of interests.

Casucci, who works as a columnist American newspaper the Washington Post and 2017 lives in the USA, went missing in Turkey on 2 October. According to the bride of a Saudi journalist, the staff of the Consulate was invited on the eve Casucci for paperwork, and it is the building is not allowed. After five hours of waiting, one of the consular employees told her that Casucci already gone, waiting for him to no longer need.

According to authorities in Saudi Arabia, Casucci disappeared after he left the Consulate, and diplomatic mission was cooperating with the Turkish authorities to clarify the circumstances of his disappearance. However, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that Saudi Arabia needs to prove his innocence in the disappearance of the journalist. As the representative of the Turkish foreign Ministry Hami Aksoy, Turkey has received from Saudi Arabia the permission to visit its Consulate in Istanbul in connection with the disappearance Casucci.

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