Malaysia bans all N. Koreans from leaving country
Mar 7, Kuala Lumpur: Malaysia banned North Korean citizens from leaving the country after Pyongyang banned all Malaysians from leaving North Korea over the investigation into the recent killing of Kim Jong-un’s half-brother in Kuala Lumpur.Malaysian
Prime Minister Najib Razak has urged Pyongyang to immediately allow all Malaysian citizens to leave, and slammed the move.The North Korean leader’s half-brother was killed at Kuala Lumpur International Airport in mid-February, with the assassins using VX nerve agent, classified by the UN as a weapon of mass destruction.
Two women, Doan Thi Huong from Vietnam, and Siti Aisyah from Indonesia, have been charged with the murder. The suspects were caught on CCTV approaching Kim, with one putting a cloth – allegedly containing VX – over this face.
The Oslo Times International News Network/Agencies