"I want to say what we have said consistently," said Pompeo about Khashoggi's murder.
"The United States' attitude, both private and public, is the same. This was an outrageous act, an unacceptable murder. We are determined to do so. We are determined to come to the facts as quickly and as widely as possible , "he continued in an interview, he taped with the CBS Face nation. "
The decision stated that the Senate" believes Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is responsible for the killing of Jamal Khashoggi "and" calls on the Government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to ensure appropriate accountability for all those responsible for Jamal Khashoggi's murder. "
In his CBS interview, Pompeo said the United States" appreciates human rights across the globe "and called the Khashoggi murder" scandalous. "He added that the United States will" hold those responsible in charge. "
" And then we'll talk about all the important things we do with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and all the support they provide to keep the Americans in Kansas and Colorado and California and in Washington, DC, safely, "Pompeo added.
Pompeo told Al Arabiya earlier that He wanted to travel to Saudi Arabia from Sunday.
When asked if it was a partnership or a friendship with Saudi Arabia, he told Al Arabiya: "Call it what you want. They have been good partners in the missions that we have asked them to help us with. [1
CNN's Clare Foran, Ted Barrett, Kevin Bohn and Manu Raju contributed to this report.