Jeff Bezos & # 39; s security chief Gavin de Becker said in a column released on Saturday that the Saudi government had access to the Amazon boss's phone and received private information.
De Becker wrote in "The Daily Beast" that he could confirm the compound after a comprehensive investigation of the publication, which was triggered by reports that were directed against Bezos in tabloids by American Media Inc. had high confidence that the Saudis Becker had access to Bezos' phone and received private information. "To date, it is unclear to what degree AMI knew the details."
In February, Bezos claimed in a widely used medium- Post, the National Enquirer tried to blackmail him by threatening to publish intimate text messages and photos, and also revealed that after a January exposé of his relationship with Sanchez, he had opened an investigation to find out how the newspaper
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Bezos drew a link in the letter between the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the American media Inc., which specifically accused the owner David Pecker of attempting to blackmail him, unless he publicly stated that the coverage of the tabloid had no political motivation.
A few days after Bezo's post, AMI attorney Elkhan Ambramowitz had doubled the newspaper's pledge that Sanchez's brother was the sole source and had denied any association with the Trump administration and the media company's ties to Saudi Arabia ,
De Becker points to an appearance by Abramowitz in ABC as perhaps the most concerted effort to blame Sanchez's brother for the revealing materials in January's story when he insisted the source was "not Saudi Arabia "but" one person "was that was known to both Bezos and Mrs. Sanchez.
This statement was adversely affected by reports from the Wall Street Journal and Page Six that the Enquirer came to Sanchez after hearing about the relationship, de Becker said, suggesting that there were other sources. [1
Bezos confirmed in his February posting that his post was a "Complexifier" and De Becker wrote in the beast that the Saudi government had threatened Bezo since October.
Das Kingdom reportedly denies any connection and responsibility for Khashoggi's death.
De Becker also points to owner Pecker as a key figure in the Saudi newspaper's connections, which provided brilliant coverage for Crown Prince Mohamed Bin Salman, including an advanced edition of a journal the Prince and his aides could edit.
De Becker's investigation was reportedly based on interviews with "current and former AMI leaders and sources," "leading experts from the Middle East," "leading cybersecurity experts," "leading cybersecurity experts, have followed the Saudi spyware, "discussions with current and former advisors President Trump," Saudi Whistleblowers "and" Persons who know the Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman personally. "
De Becker also wrote that he has passed the findings to US federal officials and will publish no further details.