Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir was demoted to Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Ministry and replaced by a former Finance Minister, Ibrahim Al-Assaf, after a royal decree.
King Salman also named Prince Abdullah bin Bandar, son of Prince Bandar Al Saud, who once served as Saudi ambassador to Washington, the new head of the National Guard and the hiring of several security forces.
Al-Jubeir has previously said Khashoggi's killing was "tremendously" flawed. "In an interview with Fox News in October, he said the Washington Post's columnist's death was the result of a rogue operation, and he added that his The prosecution said Khashoggi had been killed on October 2 at the Consulate of the Kingdom in Istanbul by a 1
5-member Saudi Arabian team of agents The CIA came to the conclusion in November that such a mission could not have been carried out without the permission of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, who is obviously the Saudi throne trying to demonstrate that she is the Saudi Arabian security apparatus to overtake after Khashoggi's killing.