FRONTLINE

Inside Jamal Khashoggi’s Decision to Speak Out Against MBS

Clip: Season 2019 Episode 13 | 2m 5s

In never-before-seen interview footage from shortly before he published his first Washington Post column criticizing Mohammed bin Salman, Jamal Khashoggi told FRONTLINE’s Martin Smith that he didn’t want to be a dissident — but that he also didn’t want to be silent. An excerpt from "The Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia."

Aired: 10/01/19

Rating: NR

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