That earlier assertion, in turn, backtracked from an initial statement that Saudi authorities knew nothing about what happened to the columnist for The Washington Post, who vanished after entering the consulate October 2.
The evolving explanations have drawn speculation of a cover-up.
"The Public Prosecution continues its investigations with the accused in the light of what it has received and the results of its investigations to reach facts and complete the course of justice", the official news report reads.
CIA Director Gina Haspel today briefed Trump on the evidence about Khashoggi's death that she reviewed during a trip to Turkey. He said the "extremely hard contract" signed by the Harper government included a requirement for "total confidentiality" which prevents him from disclosing details.
However Turkish foreign minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said there are "still questions that need answers" over the murder.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan described the death Tuesday as a "ferocious" premeditated murder.
The kingdom, who oiringally denied all knowledge of Khashoggi's whereabouts, has since admitted he was murdered at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, blaming a "rogue operation".
"Whether or not they acted in the name of the state, that remains to be discussed and investigated", she said.
King Salman, who has delegated the day-to-day running of Saudi Arabia to his son MbS, on Saturday ordered a restructuring of the general intelligence agency.
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They also photographed Saudi diplomatic vehicles scouting wooded areas in the days before Khashoggi disappeared. Dozens of people gathered outside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on Thursday in a vigil to demand justice.
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Saudi Arabia is in the process of restructuring its general intelligence agency.
There was no immediate comment from Saudi officials, but Ms Whitson said that they were apparently allowed to leave after a travel ban on Salah was lifted. The latest change came Thursday when the Saudi prosecutor announced that the murder of Khashoggi was premeditated, three days after a Saudi official told ABC News, "There was never a plan to kidnap or kill him".
Merkel's office didn't elaborate on the warning in a statement following a call between the German leader and Saudi Arabia's King Salman.
But striking a defiant tone, MbS told worldwide investors at the conference yesterday that the furore would not derail the kingdom's reform drive.
According to Saudi Energy Minister Khalid Al-Falih "There were more than 25 deals signed worth $56 billion", adding that US companies accounted for most of those contracts.
Palladino said that the United States was still waiting for a more detailed probe by the Saudis.
"The interests that tie us are bigger than what is being weakened by the failed boycotting campaign of the conference", he told Saudi state TV. Turkey has been turning up the pressure on Saudi Arabia, a regional rival, to reveal more about the crime.
The global response on how best deal with Saudi Arabia as details of the murder become clearer has been mixed.