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Vietnamese woman in Kim Jong Nam murder case arrives home

Vietnamese woman in Kim Jong Nam murder case arrives home

A Vietnamese woman who stood trial for the assassination of the North Korean leader's half-brother arrived home Friday, bringing down the curtain on a dramatic and often bizarre two-year murder mystery.

Vietnam woman in Kim brother murder to be freed on May 3

Vietnam woman in Kim brother murder to be freed on May 3

A Vietnamese woman accused of killing the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will walk free on May 3, her lawyer said Saturday.

Malaysia PM says release of Indonesian in N. Korea case within rules

Malaysia PM says release of Indonesian in N. Korea case within rules

Malaysia's prime minister said Tuesday the surprise release of an Indonesian woman who was on trial for assassinating the North Korean leader's half-brother followed the "rule of law", after suspicions of meddling amid an intense lobbying effort by Jakarta.

Malaysia frees Indonesian woman accused of Kim Jong Nam's VX murder

Malaysia frees Indonesian woman accused of Kim Jong Nam's VX murder

An Indonesian woman accused in the 2017 chemical poison murder of the North Korean leader's half-brother was freed on Monday after a Malaysian court dropped a murder charge in a case that drew suspicions of being a political assassination.

Malaysia airport VX poison trial suspended over witness statements

Malaysia airport VX poison trial suspended over witness statements

A Malaysian court on Tuesday suspended the trial of a woman accused of killing the half-brother of North Korea's leader as her lawyers sought more time to seek written statements from witnesses.

Malaysia court rules N Korea assassination trial can proceed

Malaysia court rules N Korea assassination trial can proceed

Judge Azmi Ariffin said the evidence presented in court since the trial started in October pointed to a "well-planned conspiracy" with a group of North Korean suspects who are still at large.

Defence in Kim Jong Nam trial casts doubt on poison test lab

Defence in Kim Jong Nam trial casts doubt on poison test lab

The laboratory that tested the nerve agent allegedly used to assassinate the North Korean leader's half-brother was not on the list of centres approved by the global chemical weapons watchdog, a Malaysian court heard.

US finds North Korea killed Kim brother with VX agent

US finds North Korea killed Kim brother with VX agent

The United States formally concluded Tuesday that North Korea murdered Kim Jong Un's half-brother with the banned VX nerve agent, blasting Pyongyang for deploying a chemical weapon in a packed international airport.

Indonesian accused in Kim Jong Nam killing was hired for prank show, lawyer says

Indonesian accused in Kim Jong Nam killing was hired for prank show, lawyer says

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.

Kim Jong Nam murder suspect seen practising in footage

Kim Jong Nam murder suspect seen practising in footage

Doan Thi Huong and Siti Aishah have been charged with murder for the February 13 killing of Kim Jong Nam, the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

Kim Jong Nam murder trial: women to plead not guilty

Kim Jong Nam murder trial: women to plead not guilty

Indonesian Siti Aisyah, 25, and Doan Thi Huong, 28, from Vietnam, are charged with murdering Kim Jong Nam at the airport on February 13 by smearing his face with VX, a chemical.

Malaysia expels North Korean envoy

Malaysia expels North Korean envoy

Malaysia said on Saturday it was expelling the North Korean ambassador, escalating a diplomatic row between the two countries over the murder of the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.