In a statement, the president said, “we may never know all the facts” surrounding the journalist’s killing.
The agency found that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman ordered the journalist’s slaying.
Audio recordings, intercepted phone calls and other intelligence link Mohammed bin Salman to killing that Saudis say was conducted by rogue elements.
Commission evaluating defense strategy warns United States “might struggle to win, or perhaps lose, a war against China or Russia.”
National security adviser John Bolton said the recording, in which someone refers to a “boss” in Saudi Arabia, does not provide a link to Mohammed bin Salman.
Trump has grown skeptical of Saudi Arabia’s claim that the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi was a “rogue operation.”
The visit by Gina Haspel comes ahead of a planned speech Tuesday on the killing by Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
Officials called on the Trump administration to investigate the Saudi journalist’s death.
Mounting evidence points to Mohammed bin Salman’s involvement in the disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi.