Protesters rally outside MBS-sponsored event in New York City [James Reinl/Al Jazeera]
New York City – Protesters rallied outside an event hosted by Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman‘s (MBS) charity in New York on Monday, calling for justice for Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi who was killed inside a Saudi consulate almost a year ago.
Demonstrators waved placards that read, “Justice for Jamal” outside a luxury venue in downtown Manhattan where MBS’s Misk Foundation was holding a workshop for entrepreneurs, called the Misk Youth Forum.
Activists blasted the event as an effort to rehabilitate the image of MBS following the October 2, 2018, murder of Khashoggi.
“It’s not even been a year since a US resident, Saudi dissident and journalist was lured out