Video of the event shows the question ring out before chaos from the media pool drowns out everything else. Although the honest question was clear as day, nothing indicated that Biden showed any interest in jumping to the defense of his fellow Americans. Watch the situation below and decide for yourself.
“Jamal Khashoggi, will you apologize to his family?” I shouted to Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman at the end of the press pool spray.MBS had a slight smirk, before a Saudi aide grabbed my arm tightly. pic.twitter.com/htrSAvu2f7 — Peter Alexander (@PeterAlexander) July 15, 2022
While Biden may be afraid to confront those in power across the world, this cowardice has fortunately not completely overtaken the American people. This article appeared originally on The Western Journal.
At the end of a meeting between President Biden and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of Saudi Arabia, an NBC News reporter, Peter Alexander, shouted “Jamal Khashoggi, will you apologize to his family?” Prince Mohammed and Biden ignored the question. https://t.co/aJWzG21P9T pic.twitter.com/PDyfPSwN1n— The New York Times (@nytimes) July 15, 2022