London stated the need to await the outcome of the investigation Casucci

© RIA Novosti / Alex Monotonicity fotobanka in the UK against the background of the Palace of Westminster in London. Archival photoLondon stated the need to await the outcome of the investigation Casucci© RIA Novosti / Alex Monotonicity the image Bank

London is extremely alarmed by the statements about the discovery of the body of a Saudi journalist Jamal Galucci, but calls to wait for completion carried out by the Turkish authorities of the investigation, said the official representative of the British Prime Minister.

Earlier Tuesday, the head of the Turkish party Vatan («homeland») doğu perinçek told RIA Novosti that the body Casucci discovered at the residence of the Consul General of Saudi Arabia in Istanbul.

«I know about the messages, they are extremely disturbing… the location of the body Casucci is one of the questions you need to answer, and so we await completion of the investigation in Turkey», — said the official representative of reporters.

Earlier Tuesday, he said that the words of Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan confirmed the preservation of questions regarding the circumstances of the death. Erdogan, in turn, said that contrary to the statements of the Saudis, according to him, the murder was planned in advance.

On Monday, the British foreign Secretary Jeremy hunt said that London does not believe that Casucci died in the fight at the Consulate, as stated by the authorities of Saudi Arabia. Thus, according to him, Britain’s response to the incident will depend on the conclusions of the Turkish investigators.

Saudi journalist Jamal Casucci, who was a columnist for the American newspaper the Washington Post and 2017 were living in the United States, went missing in Turkey on 2 October after he entered the building of the Consulate General of Saudi Arabia in Istanbul. State media in Saudi Arabia on the night of Saturday, October 20, issued a message of the Prosecutor General of the country that, according to preliminary data, Casucci dead, and his death brought a quarrel with employees of the Consulate. In this case arrested the 18 people who questioned, the Saudi authorities seek to establish the truth and bring to justice all those responsible.

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