A Vietnamese woman accused of assassinating the North Korean leader’s half-brother with a nerve agent thought she was taking part in a practical joke and only realised he was dead after her arrest, a court heard Tuesday. Doan Thi Huong is on trial with Indonesian woman Siti Aisyah over the...
KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - A woman accused of poisoning the North Korean leader’s half-brother played a prank on a Vietnamese government official in Hanoi less than two weeks before the sensational killing, her lawyer told a Malaysian court on Tuesday.
Kim Jong Nam died shortly after he was attacked on Feb. 13, 2017, by two women at the international airport
The US has imposed additional sanctions on North Korea after determining the country used chemical weapons to assassinate Kim Jong Un's estranged half brother in Malaysia last year, Reuters reports. Kim Jong Nam died after two women smeared his face with the banned nerve agent VX in the Kuala Lumpur...
Six months before his death, 45-year-old Kim Jong Nam had told his friend, “I am scared for my life.”
The half-brother of North Korea's leader expressed fears for his life months before he was assassinated in Malaysia in a Cold War-style hit, a court heard Tuesday. The chilling new detail emerged at the trial of two women, Siti Aisyah...Show More Summary
KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Kim Jong Nam, the poisoned half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, told a friend in Malaysia his life was in danger six months before he was killed, a police official told a court on Tuesday.
KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - A woman accused of poisoning the North Korean leader's half-brother, Kim Jong Nam, at a Malaysian airport had been paid to fly to Macau, Kim's home at the time, just days before the killing took place, her lawyer told a court on Thursday.
An Indonesian woman charged with murdering the North Korean leader's half-brother visited Cambodia to take part in what she believed were pranks for a TV show with suspected Pyongyang agents, a court heard Thursday. Siti Aisyah and Vietnamese...Show More Summary
Kim Jong Un's elder half-brother was assassinated at a Malaysian airport on February 13, 2017. One year later, many questions surrounding Kim Jong Nam's death remain unanswered. It's been one year since the half-brother of North Korean...Show More Summary
A woman accused of killing the North Korean leader's estranged half-brother was hired for a prank television show by a suspect wanted by the Malaysian police just over a month earlier, her lawyer told a court on Tuesday. Indonesian Siti...Show More Summary
Malaysia's high-profile trial of two women accused of killing the estranged half brother of North Korea's leader resumed Monday after a seven-week recess, with witnesses taking the stand to verify … Click to Continue »
Kim Jong Nam, the estranged half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, might have been carrying with him a potential antidote to the banned VX nerve agent that caused his death at a Malaysian airport this year. The news might suggest that the 45-year-old Kim had forewarning that he might be subject to an assassination attempt using chemical […]
Testimony from a toxicologist in the trial of Kim's alleged assassins says at the time of his death, the half-brother of North Korea's leader had with him vials of atropine, an antidote to VX.
North Korea leader Kim Jong Un’s half-brother, killed in a bizarre airport assassination, had the antidote to a deadly nerve agent in his bag at the time he was poisoned, a Malaysia court heard. Read more Linking Blogs | Comments
His bag contained 12 vials of atropine, an antidote to the deadly nerve agent VX.
Kim Jong Nam had more than just $100,000 in his backpack when he was assassinated, a Malaysian court heard this week: He had something that could have saved his life. At the trial of alleged killers Siti Aisyah of Indonesia and Doan Thi Huong of Vietnam, a government toxicologist...
KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Kim Jong Nam, the murdered half-brother of North Korea's leader, had a dozen vials of antidote for lethal nerve agent VX in his sling bag on the day he was poisoned, a Malaysian court was told this week.
Kim Jong Nam was killed at the airport in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, earlier this year.
A Malaysian doctor has testified in the trial of two women accused of murdering the estranged half brother of North Korea's leader that the victim's pupils contracted and his underwear … Click to Continue »