In high school, Jamal Khashoggi had a good friend. His name was Osama bin Laden.
'Before the summer coup of 2016, Turkey was said to have 50,000 political prisoners. Many of them were members of the country’s oppressed Kurdish minority which is deprived of its most basic civil rights.'
1. It drives a wedge between Trump and MbS through public outcry driven by msm.
2. It gains WW support behind Erdogan by improving Turkey's public image.
3. Erdogan furthers this PR campaign by releasing Pastor.