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Emmanuel Macron Complains to Saudi Crown Prince: 'You Never Listen to Me'

Emmanuel Macron Complains to Saudi Crown Prince: 'You Never Listen to Me'

A furious Emmanuel Macron faced down Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman as he vented his concerns over the slaying of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

On the sidelines of the summit French President Emmanuel Macron told the crown prince that Europe would insist on global experts being part of the investigation into Khashoggi's murder.

Salman, who has recently been accused by the worldwide community for the ordered killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and the country's role in the Saudi-led war in Yemen.

World leaders have condemned the incident, with Canada, France and Germany imposing sanctions on Saudi Arabia and UK Prime Minister Theresa May vowing to question the Crown Prince about it at the G20.

US President Donald Trump (R) looks at Russia's President Vladimir Putin as they take their places for a family photo, during the G20 Leaders' Summit in Buenos Aires, on November 30, 2018.

During the five-minute exchange, Salman is heard urging Macron not to worry, to which the French president promptly replied, "I am anxious".

Despite President Donald Trump's wavering, the Central Intelligence Agency has reportedly directly implicated MBS in Khashoggi's killing.

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US intelligence agencies have concluded the crown prince ordered Khashoggi's killing.

After weeks of saying he had left the consulate alive, the Saudi administration later admitted he was killed there, blaming his death on a group of rogue Saudi operatives.

"No, I will listen of course", he answered.

Further in the clip, which lasts one-minute and was posted on Twitter, Mr Macron rebukes the Saudi leader for not appreciating his advice. Thank you." Macron: "I don't want.

The prosecutor and an investigating federal judge also requested information from other governments on the status of investigations elsewhere into these allegations, and from Argentina's Foreign Ministry on the crown prince's diplomatic and immunity status in Argentina, according to the Human Rights Watch.

The US president cancelled a formal sit-down with Mr Putin at the summit in Argentina over Moscow's seizure of Ukrainian vessels.

A senior White House official said the two exchanged pleasantries.


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