The U.K. broadcasting service said the impersonator who was interviewed appeared to be engaged in a "deliberate hoax."
HuffPost obtained a letter from key advocacy groups outlining additional steps against Saudi Crown Prince Muhammed bin Salman and lawmakers are rolling out similar proposals.
A report released by the Biden administration said Muhammad bin Salman had the journalist killed. But U.S. officials did not sanction the crown prince.
President Joe Biden published intelligence on the Washington Post journalist that Donald Trump hid for years despite a law requiring its release.
It's unclear if they talked about the journalist, who was killed in 2018. American intelligence reportedly concluded the Saudi crown prince was directly involved.
The Biden administration's report, to be released on Thursday, reportedly found that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman approved the journalist's killing.
GOP House members rejected a Democratic push for legislation to suspend some U.S. support to the kingdom and protect vulnerable critics of its regime.
According to Bob Woodward's upcoming book, Trump was willing to overlook Jamal Khashoggi's murder as long as Saudi Arabia kept the money flowing.
Western intelligence agencies, including the C.I.A., have said Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bears ultimate responsibility for the killing.
The government agents had been sentenced to death for an operation that cast a cloud of suspicion over Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.