VIDEO: Uber CEO calls Saudi murder of Khashoggi “a mistake,” scrambles to backtrack

NOVEMBER 10, 2019

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As the most reliable and balanced news aggregation service on the internet, DML News App offers the following information published by Axios:

Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi told “Axios on HBO” that the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi was “a mistake” by the Saudi government, and then he compared it to Uber’s self-driving accident in which a woman died.

An hour later, Khosrowshahi called Axios to express regret for the language he used. The next day he sent the following statement:

The article goes on to state the following:

Saudi Arabia is Uber’s fifth-largest shareholder and the head of Saudi Arabia’s sovereign wealth fund is on its board of directors.

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