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#Kim Jong-nam

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Kim Jong-nam murder suspect avoids death penalty
# Malaysia
# Malaysia

Kim Jong-nam murder suspect avoids death penalty

Apr 1st 2019, 9:55 AM 13,800 Views 7 Comments

The half-brother of North Korea’s Kim Jong-un was killed at Kuala Lumpur airport in 2017.

Woman accused of assassinating Kim Jong Un's brother loses bid to be released from jail
# Murder Charge
# Murder Charge

Woman accused of assassinating Kim Jong Un's brother loses bid to be released from jail

Mar 14th 2019, 7:21 AM 14,566 Views 6 Comments

Another woman accused of the murder was unexpectedly released earlier this week.

Indonesian woman charged with Kim Jong Nam's killing freed in shock ruling
# Siti Aisyah
# Siti Aisyah

Indonesian woman charged with Kim Jong Nam's killing freed in shock ruling

Mar 11th 2019, 7:21 AM 17,784 Views 0 Comments

Siti Aisyah was held for two years on suspicion of killing North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s half brother.

Judge rules sufficient evidence to allow Kim Jong Nam murder trial to continue
# Malaysia
# Malaysia

Judge rules sufficient evidence to allow Kim Jong Nam murder trial to continue

Aug 16th 2018, 10:12 AM 12,312 Views 0 Comments

The judge said the evidence presented in court since the trial started in October pointed to a “well-planned conspiracy”.

Two women accused of assassinating North Korean leader's half brother plead not guilty at start of trial
# Malaysia
# Malaysia

Two women accused of assassinating North Korean leader's half brother plead not guilty at start of trial

Oct 2nd 2017, 7:40 AM 19,363 Views 0 Comments

Kim Jong-nam was killed by a toxic nerve agent at Kuala Lumpur airport in Malaysia last February.

Kim Jong-Nam's body to be sent to North Korea
# Malaysia
# Malaysia

Kim Jong-Nam's body to be sent to North Korea

Mar 30th 2017, 1:37 PM 8,545 Views 4 Comments

Malaysia has ended the feud between the two countries which stopped citizens in both countries from leaving.

There may be more mystery to the death of Kim Jong-Nam than was first thought
# Mystery
# Mystery

There may be more mystery to the death of Kim Jong-Nam than was first thought

Mar 19th 2017, 7:06 PM 35,390 Views 14 Comments

There are doubts about how VX was used safely by the assassins.

DNA from child confirms assassinated Kim Jong-Nam's identity
# Assassination
# Assassination

DNA from child confirms assassinated Kim Jong-Nam's identity

Mar 15th 2017, 10:15 AM 13,042 Views 6 Comments

He was poisoned with the deadly nerve agent VX in an assassination on 13 February.

North Korea is holding at least 11 Malaysians 'hostage'
# Tensions
# Tensions

North Korea is holding at least 11 Malaysians 'hostage'

Mar 7th 2017, 8:04 AM 12,347 Views 23 Comments

Malaysia has condemned the decision not to let them leave the country.

Malaysia expels North Korean ambassador over Kim murder
# Get Out
# Get Out

Malaysia expels North Korean ambassador over Kim murder

Mar 4th 2017, 5:55 PM 8,297 Views 7 Comments

He is expected to leave Malaysia within 48 hours.

'I am not guilty' - Women who face death penalty over Kim Jong-Nam murder appear in court
# Media Frenzy
# Media Frenzy

'I am not guilty' - Women who face death penalty over Kim Jong-Nam murder appear in court

Mar 1st 2017, 9:46 AM 22,330 Views 0 Comments

Kim suffered an agonising death within 20 minutes of being attacked.

Kim Jong-Nam killing: Two women charged with murder
# Kuala Lumpur
# Kuala Lumpur

Kim Jong-Nam killing: Two women charged with murder

Feb 28th 2017, 7:04 AM 7,954 Views 7 Comments

If the suspects – from Indonesia and Vietnam – are found guilty, they will face death by hanging.

Woman accused of Kim Jong-Nam killing 'thought it was a prank'
# Malaysia
# Malaysia

Woman accused of Kim Jong-Nam killing 'thought it was a prank'

Feb 25th 2017, 7:12 PM 21,126 Views 18 Comments

The woman thought she was taking part in the prank for a comedy video, Vietnam said today.

Explainer: What is the 'weapon of mass destruction' nerve agent that killed Kim Jong-Nam?
# Vx
# Vx

Explainer: What is the 'weapon of mass destruction' nerve agent that killed Kim Jong-Nam?

Feb 24th 2017, 12:58 PM 12,033 Views 28 Comments

Stockpiled by the US in huge quantities during the Cold War, VX is perhaps 10 times as powerful as the Sarin toxin.

Kim Jong-Nam was killed by 'most potent' chemical weapon VX nerve agent
# North Korea
# North Korea

Kim Jong-Nam was killed by 'most potent' chemical weapon VX nerve agent

Feb 24th 2017, 7:10 AM 17,897 Views 18 Comments

The son of Kim Jong-Il died in Malaysia after a seizure.

North Korea's secretive media breaks its silence on Kim Jong-Nam murder
# Families At War
# Families At War

North Korea's secretive media breaks its silence on Kim Jong-Nam murder

Feb 23rd 2017, 9:52 AM 20,521 Views 22 Comments

The state-run news agency has broadcast a government demand for the return of the body.

Heavily armed police guarding body of Kim Jong-Un's half-brother after attempted morgue break-in
# Assassination
# Assassination

Heavily armed police guarding body of Kim Jong-Un's half-brother after attempted morgue break-in

Feb 22nd 2017, 10:29 PM 19,823 Views 6 Comments

Detectives probing the killing want to question a North Korean diplomat.

Media frenzy and armed special forces as Kim Jong-Nam's son reportedly visits body
# Cold War Kid
# Cold War Kid

Media frenzy and armed special forces as Kim Jong-Nam's son reportedly visits body

Feb 21st 2017, 9:06 AM 14,401 Views 8 Comments

North Korea wants Malaysia to hand over the slain man’s body.

CCTV video emerges of moments surrounding Kim Jong-Nam airport 'poisoning'
# North Korea
# North Korea

CCTV video emerges of moments surrounding Kim Jong-Nam airport 'poisoning'

Feb 20th 2017, 11:05 AM 32,924 Views 9 Comments

The estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un died in Kuala Lumpur airport last Monday.

Police say four North Korean suspects fled Malaysia on the day of high-profile assassination
# On The Run
# On The Run

Police say four North Korean suspects fled Malaysia on the day of high-profile assassination

Feb 19th 2017, 11:45 AM 7,641 Views 3 Comments

South Korean authorities have said that Kim Jong Un gave the order to assassinate his half-brother.

North Korea says it 'categorically rejects' autopsy results before they're even released
# Kim Jong-nam
# Kim Jong-nam

North Korea says it 'categorically rejects' autopsy results before they're even released

Feb 18th 2017, 10:16 AM 15,976 Views 24 Comments

Kim Jong-Nam, the half-brother of North Korea’s leader, was killed in Malaysia.

Third arrest made in Malaysia over North Korea assassination
# Kim Jong-nam
# Kim Jong-nam

Third arrest made in Malaysia over North Korea assassination

Feb 16th 2017, 10:18 AM 14,300 Views 13 Comments

The man arrested is believed to be the boyfriend of one of the suspects

Woman arrested over 'assassination' of Kim Jong Un's half brother
# Cold War Killiing
# Cold War Killiing

Woman arrested over 'assassination' of Kim Jong Un's half brother

Feb 15th 2017, 10:00 AM 15,017 Views 11 Comments

Two female agents are believed to have used some kind of toxin in the attack.

Son says Kim Jong Il 'was opposed' to family succession
# North Korea
# North Korea

Son says Kim Jong Il 'was opposed' to family succession

Jan 24th 2012, 2:39 PM 2,914 Views 10 Comments

Kim Jong Nam, the eldest son of Kim Jong Il, says his father was reluctant to have a third generation of his family become leader.

North Korea will fail, says Kim Jong-il's OTHER son
# Sibling Rivalry
# Sibling Rivalry

North Korea will fail, says Kim Jong-il's OTHER son

Jan 17th 2012, 7:03 PM 7,401 Views 21 Comments

No, not the son who was recently appointed Great Leader – the one who was exiled after trying to sneak into Disneyland.

Jong-il's eldest son disapproves of younger brother's power
# North Korea
# North Korea

Jong-il's eldest son disapproves of younger brother's power

Oct 12th 2010, 1:09 PM 366 Views 0 Comments

The eldest of Kim Jong-il’s three sons scorns the inevitable rise to power of the youngest son, Jong-un.