We made clear to them that we take this matter with Mr. Khashoggi very seriously. They made clear to me that they too understand the serious nature of the disappearance of Mr. Khashoggi. They also assured me that they will conduct a complete, thorough investigation of all of the facts surrounding Mr. Khashoggi, and that they will do so in a timely fashion.
And the desk report itself will be transparent for everyone to see to ask questions about and to acquire with respect to it's thoroughness. And I told President Trump this morning that we ought to ought to give them a few more days to complete that, so that we, too, have a complete understanding of the facts that
>> Why should Saudi Arabia be trusted to conduct a fair and impartial investigation when they're accused of the disappearance and murder of Jamal Khashoggi?>> So, we're all gonna get to see the work block. We're all gonna get to see the response the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia takes with us.
When we see that, we'll get a chance to determine, all of us, we'll get a chance to make a determination with respect to the credibility and the work that went into that. Whether it's truly accurate, fair and transparent in the way that they made a personal commitment to me.
And the crown prince also made a personal commitment to the president when he spoke to him, I believe it was night before last.