Police in Botswana analyze the contents of a news editor’s phone in detention using digital forensics technologies sold by Cellebrite and AccessData, according to court documents reviewed by CPJ. (Photo: Reuters/Hannibal Hanschke)
Saudi consulate in Istanbul, Turkey On October 2, 2018, shortly after entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, Turkey, the former editor-in-chief of the Saudi newspaper Al-Watan and a columnist for The Washington Post was killed.
Khashoggi had written critically about Saudi Arabia and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. The CIA found that bin Salman ordered the journalist’s murder.