31 Mar '17, 5am

Malaysia sends murdered Kim Jong-Nam's body to Pyongyang

Malaysia sends murdered Kim Jong-Nam's body to Pyongyang

Nine Malaysians freed by Pyongyang made an emotional return home Friday, after Kuala Lumpur sent back the body of the assassinated half-brother of North Korea's leader to end a bitter diplomatic feud. Kim Jong-Nam was killed with the lethal nerve agent VX on February 13 at Kuala Lumpur airport, triggering a major clash between Malaysia and North Korea, which saw them expel each other's ambassadors and bar citizens from leaving. But a deal announced by Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak and confirmed by North Korean state media on Thursday said the two countries had lifted their respective travel bans, and Kuala Lumpur would send Kim's body to North Korea. The Malaysians -- three embassy staff and six family members, including a baby and three other children -- landed in Kuala Lumpur before sunrise where they were met on the tarmac by Foreign Minister Anifah Aman. There w...

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