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Four other suspects in killing of North Korean Kim Jong Nam named in court

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Four suspects charged with two women accused of killing the estranged half-brother of North Korea’s leader were identified for the first time in a Malaysian court on Thursday.  Reuters: World News

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Special Report: In Kim Jong Un’s summer palace, fun meets guns

SEOUL (Reuters) – In the seaside city of Wonsan, North Korean families cook up barbecues on the beach, go fishing, and eat royal jelly flavor ice cream in the summer breeze. For their leader Kim Jong Un, the resort is ...

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Kim Jong Un praises nuclear program, promotes sister to center of power

SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said his nuclear weapons are a “powerful deterrent” which guarantee North Korea’s sovereignty, state media reported on Sunday, hours after U.S. President Donald Trump said “only one thing will work” in ...

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North Korea’s Kim Jong Un says engine test is ‘new birth’ of rocket industry

SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korea has conducted a test of a new high-thrust engine at its Tongchang-ri rocket launch station and leader Kim Jong Un said the successful test was “a new birth” of its rocket industry, the reclusive North’s ...

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One month on, Malaysia embalms Kim Jong Nam’s body, awaiting next of kin

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – The body of the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was embalmed this week in Kuala Lumpur, with no family member coming forward to claim the remains and as a diplomatic spat with ...

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Malaysia expels North Korean envoy after Kim Jong Nam murder

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – 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. Reuters: World News

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Malaysia says will issue arrest warrant for North Korean diplomat in Kim Jong Nam murder

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Malaysia said on Saturday it would issue an arrest warrant for a North Korean diplomat wanted for questioning over the murder of Kim Jong Nam if he doesn’t voluntarily cooperate with the police. Reuters: World News

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Malaysia arrests North Korean man as row over Kim Jong Nam’s death escalates

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Malaysian police said on Saturday they had arrested a North Korean man in connection with the murder of the estranged half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, as a diplomatic spat over his body ...

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Malaysia says needs kin’s DNA before releasing Kim Jong Nam’s body

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Malaysian police said on Friday it will not release the body of the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un until it receives DNA samples from his next-of-kin. Reuters: Top News

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Kim Jong Il’s kidnapping of South Korean film-star lovers

Kim Jong Il’s kidnapping of South Korean film-star lovers

AP South Korean movie actress Choi Eun-Hee and her film director husband Shin Sang-Ok are seen in 1989 after being kidnapped by North Korea in 1978 and then escaping to exile in the United States. The story of how infamous ...

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