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Offbeat Planned Protest: Khashoggi image in Newcastle

12:05  16 october  2021
12:05  16 october  2021 Source:   ran.de

Saudi takeover of Newcastle set to go ahead despite rights concerns

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Khashoggi to be prominent around St James' Park ahead of Newcastle 's first game under new Newcastle have their first game under the Saudi-led owners against Tottenham More than £1,000 has been raised for the protest ahead of Newcastle 's fixture

Newcastle – The fiancée of murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi on Friday criticised the takeover of Newcastle United by a Saudi-led consortium, accusing the English Premier League football club of only thinking of money. Hatice Cengiz, who was set to marry Khashoggi when he was killed in 2018 inside Saudi Arabia's consulate in Istanbul, said the £300 million The academic also said the prince would look to use the Premier League to rehabilitate his and the Gulf kingdom's image after abuses such as the Khashoggi killing. "Britain could become a platform for the dictators of this world," Al-Rasheed said.

München / Newcastle - Newcastle United will deny the first game after the controversy takeover through the Saudi Arabia Public Investment Fund on Sunday against Tottickle Hotspur ( 5.30 pm in the Liveticker on ran.de ) . But around the domestic St. James' Park is said to come to a special protest.

Newcastle Fans Stadion © Imago Images Newcastle Fans Stadion

Blair McDougall, Politectivist of the British Labor Party, has the "Daily Mail" converted more than 1,200 euros to donations and thus paid a poster car, which is a picture of the murdered journalist on Sunday of the game Jamal Khashoggi should drive through downtown Newcastles and later around the stadium.

Newcastle officially passes under Saudi flag

 Newcastle officially passes under Saudi flag © supplied by Sofoot Good Bye Sunderland: The new Netflix series on English football arrives in Newcastle. After eighteen months of a striking soap opera, Newcastle United passes officially under Saudi Pavilion. The Magpies and the Premier League announced this Thursday, October 7th. The Public Investment Fund led by the Hirier Prince Mohammed Ben Salmane, who had thrown the sponge in July after a first offer in April, had resurfaced in the week.

Newcastle have their first game under the Saudi-led owners against Tottenham More than £1,000 has been raised for the protest ahead of Newcastle 's fixture It will be a reminder of how the Saudi state oversaw Jamal Khashoggi 's murderOrganiser Blair McDougall is keen to raise enough to rent a permanent home. © Getty Images Manchester City winger Raheem Sterling – Getty Images Pep Guardiola has told Raheem Sterling that he does not select players based on “what they have done in the past” after the Manchester City winger revealed he would consider

On 2 October 2018, Jamal Khashoggi , a Saudi dissident, journalist, columnist for The Washington Post, former editor of Al-Watan and former general manager and editor-in-chief of the Al-Arab News

McDougall's long-term plan is even more donating and thus find a permanent place near the stadium for the protest.

State Fund of Saudi Arabia buys Newcastle United for 350 million euros

Khashoggi was a Saudi Arab journalist and critic of Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman. Since 2017, the government critic lived in the Exile in the USA, in 2018, Khashoggi was murdered in the Saudi Arab Consulate in Istanbul. The case provided internationally because of the participation of the Saudi Arab State for horror and criticism.

Also, therefore, the takeover of the Magpies was discussed by the Public Investment Fund, the Kronprinz bin Salman presided, controversially discussed. The State Fund of Saudi Arabia bought Newcastle United for just under 350 million euros.

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Image source, Getty Images . Warning: Graphic content. I walked along a tree-lined street in a quiet area of Istanbul and approached a cream-coloured villa, decked with CCTV cameras. A year ago, an exiled Saudi journalist took the same journey. Jamal Khashoggi was caught on CCTV. It would be the last image of him. He entered the Saudi consulate and was murdered by an assassination squad. Image source, Reuters. But the consulate was bugged by Turkish intelligence - the planning and the execution were all recorded. The tapes have only been heard by very few people.

Image source, Reuters. Image caption, Mohammed bin Salman's rise to power has been meteoric - but can he survive the Khashoggi scandal? Since the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi inside the Saudi consulate on 2 October, the MBS brand has become positively toxic in the West. Official Saudi denials that he himself had anything to do with the murder - in a plot hatched from right within his inner circle in the Diwan al-Maliki, the Royal Court - have been met with profound scepticism.

Thanks to Everyone Who Donated. WE'll Have a Large Posters Van Circling St James' Park and Central Newcastle on Sunday for the Clubs First Home Game Under Their New Management. pic.twitter.com/xxvodprwjt

- Blair McDougAll (@blairmcDougall) October 15, 2021

Before dreaming of a new football superpower with the financial investor of the football world in the back, people and fans of the Magpies must first deal with the relegation battle : After seven play, Newcastle ranks wonless with three counters on the penultimate place.

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