Days later, news leaked form Turkish authority said that Khashoggi had been killed inside the consulate and hinted that the Saudi royal family was behind the murder. The event attracted world concern. Saudi authorities admitted the involvement of officials in the killing but denied its connection with the royal family.
FOCAC has been an important engine for China-Africa collaboration, promoting cooperation in trade, investment, project contracting, cultural exchanges, finance and security. It also becomes an important platform for China and Africa to enhance cooperation under the framework of the Belt and Road Initiative in the new era. The Beijing Summit adopted the Beijing Action Plan (2019-2021), drawing the roadmap for China-Africa cooperation in the upcoming years.