Tag: Kim Jong-Un

Malaysia blast North Korea for taking Malaysian hostages

In an unexpected turn of events, North Korea has effectively taken Malaysians as hostage, barring them from leaving the country on Tuesday. This sparked a tit-for-tat action by Malaysia, banning North Koreans from leaving Malaysia, in a growing row over the killing of Kim Jong-nam,...

Female suspects in Kim killing knew it was poison attack

Two women arrested over the killing of the North Korean leader's half-brother in Kuala Lumpur knew they were taking part in a poison attack, Malaysia's police chief said Wednesday, after reports they believed it was a prank, said AFP. The news agency said, the Malaysian...

Appeasing N. Korea, KL says no positive identification of body yet

In a turn of events, Malaysia said it is yet to positively identify the body, believed to be that of the half-brother to North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. Saying the identification process was incomplete, the Malaysian medical authority also said it has not determined the...

Four suspects involved in murder case flew to Pyongyang

With a North Korean arrested and others said to have left the country on the day of the murder, Malaysia held a reconstruction of the murder scene. Four suspects being hunted by Bukit Aman in the assassination of North Korean exile Kim Jong-nam are believed...

Malaysia wants N. Korean leader family DNA

Malaysia has said it wanted the DNA from a next of kin of the murdered North Korean half brother of the leader Kim Jong Un or they will not release the autopsy report or the body of Kim Jong Nam. Adding to the latest twist, North Korean officials...

North Korean sprayed to death?

New details on the killing of the half brother of the North Korean supremo Kim Jong Un are now out and they are totally different from what was assumed in the first place by the Malaysian authorities. Kim Jong Nam died Monday after suddenly falling ill at...

The plot thickens in North Korean killing

A woman holding a Vietnamese passport was arrested on Wednesday in connection with the assassination of Kim Jong-Nam, a half-brother of North Korea's leader Kim Jong-Un, Malaysia's police chief said. Kim Jong-Nam was reportedly attacked by two women believed to be North Korean agents in...