MBS hit team to silence dissenters, Saudi Rapid Intervention Group. exposed
Tehran (KNA) - Called the “Saudi Rapid Intervention Group” by American spies, the campaign to silence dissidents was authorized by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman to deal with cases such as that of Jamal Khashoggi.
Involved in the death of the dissident journalist, the group engages in surveillance, kidnapping, detention and torture of Saudi citizens, American officials, who have read classified intelligence reports about the campaign, told the New York Times, according to a Sunday report.
The Washington Post journalist was last seen entering the Saudi mission in Istanbul on October 2, 2018 before being killed and dismembered and reportedly burned out at the home of the Saudi consul.