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VX nerve agent

US formally concludes N Korea killed Kim Jong-Un's brother with banned VX agent

‘This public display of contempt for universal norms against chemical weapons use further demonstrates the reckless nature of N Korea.’

07 Mar 2018 12:56 PM

2 women plead not guilty to murdering North Korean leader's half-brother

The murder sparked an angry row between North Korea and Malaysia with both countries expelling each other's ambassadors.

02 Oct 2017 11:19 AM

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

N Korea cannot manipulate probe into Kim's murder: Malaysia

The government on Saturday gave Ambassador Kang Chol 48 hours to leave the country after he refused to apologise.

05 Mar 2017 6:39 PM

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