Sources reportedly told the outlet that the body parts had been found in the garden of the home, that Khashoggi's face had been "disfigured", and his body had been "cut up". "A Saudi team of three people landed in Istanbul one day before Khashoggi's killing and visited forests in Istanbul and Yalova", he said, adding that two other teams arrived at the consulate separately. Khashoggi's death was the result of a "rogue operation" by people acting beyond the scope of Saudi authorities, Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubeir said on Sunday.
Saudi Arabia said Khashoggi was killed in a "fistfight".
Trump said last week the prince "totally" denied any knowledge of Khashoggi's disappearance.More news: Tsitsipas claims maiden ATP title in Stockholm
The royals greeted the journalist's sons, Salah and Sahel, at the Yamama Palace in Riyadh.
Al-Falih said that, despite the ongoing "crisis" due to the case, the ambitious reforms that Saudi Arabia is undertaking would continue.
In this image made from a March 2018 video, Jamal Khashoggi speaks during an interview at an undisclosed location. Meanwhile, Turkish crime-scene investigators swarmed a garage Monday night in Istanbul where a Saudi consular vehicle had been parked.
Khashoggi, a dissident who lived in self-imposed exile in the United States where he contributed to The Washington Post, vanished after entering the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on October 2.
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Saudi Arabia detained 18 suspects and dismissed a top general after acknowledging that Khashoggi died in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul.
There was no mention of the much-discussed audio tape from inside the Saudi consulate which Turkish media say reveals gruesome details of the murder.
The kingdom's statement came at the end of a week of reports suggesting the Saudi government was preparing to admit to a version of events that avoided directly implicating its powerful crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, known as MBS.
"We can use export permits and we can make a determination on that", Trudeau said, "but at the same time, I do not want to leave Canadians holding a billion-dollar bill because we're trying to move forward on doing the right thing". According to the official, the mission involved taking Khashoggi to a safe house for 48 hours in order to pressure him to return to Saudi Arabia.
His speech, however, did little to advance the narrative of what happened to Khashoggi or to address previous rumors about the case.More news: Former Ole Miss quarterback arrested, charged with trespassing in Colorado
Trump has also repeatedly highlighted the kingdom's importance as a USA ally and said Prince Mohammed was a strong and passionate leader.