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Kim Jong Un's half-brother, killed in 2017, was CIA informant: Report

Reuters could not independently confirm the story. The CIA declined to comment.

11 Jun 2019 2:59 PM

Single remaining Kim Jong Nam assassination suspect released

A Vietnamese woman accused of assassinating the North Korean leader's half-brother was freed from prison.

03 May 2019 10:49 AM

White House may designate North Korea as terrorism sponsor

‘There is a concerted effort to isolate North Korea economically,’ H R McMaster said.

03 Nov 2017 12:15 PM

Women on trial visit airport where Kim Jong Nam was attacked

Siti Aisyah and Doan Thi Huong were accused of smearing VX nerve agent onto Kim Jong Nam's face.

24 Oct 2017 3:29 PM

North Korea: Suspects to plead innocent over Kim Jong Nam's assassination

The women's lawyers say their clients are expected to plead not guilty at the High Court Friday.

27 Jul 2017 2:45 PM


Malaysia to deport 50 North Koreans despite ban: deputy PM

Deputy PM Hamidi did not say why the govt decided this despite Kuala Lumpur's bar on North Koreans leaving Malaysia.

14 Mar 2017 2:10 PM

Kim Jong Nam’s body embalmed for preservation: Malaysia

Health officials have said Kim's relatives will be given two to three weeks to claim his body before deciding what to do with it.

14 Mar 2017 12:37 PM

Malaysia says talks on with North Korea for return of nine citizens

North Korea slapped a travel ban on Malaysians leaving its borders, prompting tit-for-tat action by Malaysia.

13 Mar 2017 8:52 PM

Malaysia hopes for talks to solve diplomatic dispute with North Korea

Malaysian police confirmed that Kim Chol and Kim Jong Nam was the same person, but refused to say how they identified Kim.

11 Mar 2017 6:26 PM

Malaysian PM Najib Razak blames North Korea for Kim Jong Nam's killing

This latest development comes as North Korea has repeatedly denied any involvement in Jong Nam's murder.

08 Mar 2017 8:47 PM


Video: Assassinated Kim Jong Nam's 'son' claims mom, sister safe

An official at South Korea's National Intelligence Service said the NIS had determined that the man in the video is Kim Han Sol.

08 Mar 2017 7:12 PM

North Korea, Malaysia ban each other's citizens from leaving

About 1,000 North Koreans are believed to be working in Malaysia.

07 Mar 2017 11:48 AM

Kim Jong Nam murder: Malaysia expels North Korea ambassador

The foreign ministry said the expulsion is ‘part of the process by the Malaysian government to review its relations’ with North Korea.

05 Mar 2017 7:55 PM

Heart attack, not chemical agent, killed Kim Jong Un's half brother: N Korea

The death of Kim, the estranged half-brother of North Korea's ruler, has unleashed a diplomatic battle between Malaysia and North Korea.

02 Mar 2017 8:52 PM

Kim Jong Nam died within 20 minutes of poisoning: Malaysia

The dose of VX given to Kim was so high that it 'would have affected his heart, it would have affected everything', said health minister.

26 Feb 2017 3:50 PM


One suspect in Kim murder suffered effects of chemical weapon: Malaysia police

Police have arrested a Vietnamese woman and an Indonesian woman suspected of smearing the chemical on his face.

24 Feb 2017 10:59 AM

Banned chemical weapon used in killing of Kim Jong Nam: Malaysia

The chemical weapon VX nerve agent was detected on Kim's eyes and face, Malaysia's inspector general of police said.

24 Feb 2017 8:43 AM

North Korea denies it was behind killing in Malaysia

The North's response came a day after Malaysian police said they were seeking two more North Koreans.

23 Feb 2017 9:24 AM

North Korea lashes Malaysia over Kim assassination

KCNA said Malaysia bore responsiblity for the death, and accused it of conspiring with South Korea.

23 Feb 2017 9:04 AM

Kim murder suspect thought she was part of comedy prank: police

Police said Aisyah and another woman performed stunts which involved convincing men to close their eyes and then spraying them with water.

18 Feb 2017 9:09 AM