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Jamal Khashoggi dead following quarrel - Saudi prosecutor

Saudi citizen Jamal Khashoggi has died, the country's prosecutor general was quoted by the official press agency as saying on Friday.

An official investigation has been started with 18 Saudi person over the case, said the top prosecutor.

Discussions between Khashoggi and people who met him at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul led to a quarrel, which then led to his death, he added.

The Saudi Public Prosecution confirmed that its investigations will continue with the detainees in this case.

All those involved in this case will be brought to justice, it added.