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KUALA LUMPUR (June 24): A 54-year-old North Korean businessman who had purchased a home under Malaysia My Second Home program has been refused bail by the magistrates court today, after he had been in...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The magistrates' court has denied bail to a North Korean national facing extradition to the United States on money-laundering charges.
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KUALA LUMPUR: A North Korean national was denied bail by the Magistrate’s Court here today pending a request by the US government for his extradition to face charges of money laundering.
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and Chinese President Xi Jinping agreed that amid “serious and complicated” international affairs strengthening bilateral ties was good for both countries and regio...
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US President Donald Trump took a public stance against the use of CIA informants to spy on North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Tuesday, saying it would not happen on his watch and possibly taking away ...
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KINI ROUNDUP | Here are key headlines you may have missed yesterday, in brief. 1.
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North Korean state media called on the United States on Tuesday to “withdraw its hostile policy” towards Pyongyang or agreements made at a landmark summit in Singapore a year ago might become “a...
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WASHINGTON: Kim Jong Nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un who was killed in Malaysia in 2017, had been an informant for the US Central Intelligence Agency, the Wall Street Journal ...
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Kim Jong Nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un who was killed in Malaysia in 2017, had been an informant for the US Central Intelligence Agency, the Wall Street Journal reported on ...
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WASHINGTON: Kim Jong Nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un who was killed in Malaysia in 2017, had been an informant for the US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), The Wall Street Jo...
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WASHINGTON, June 11 — Kim Jong-nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un who was killed in Malaysia in 2017, had been an informant for the US Central Intelligence Agency, the Wall Str...
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North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's powerful younger sister has appeared in public for the first time in 52 days, contradicting rumours that she was disciplined in the wake of the leader's embarrassing ...
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North Korean leader, Kim Jong Un has executed a number of senior officials after the second summit between Kim Jong Un and US President Donald Trump ended in failure back in February.
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YOURSAY | ‘I believe that most of us did not know of Nagaenthran’s mental health issues...’ The absurdity of another M'sian in S'pore being sentenced to death FairMalaysian: Thank you to human r...
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US President Donald Trump and North Korea’s Kim Jong Un agree on their assessment of Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said on Sunday, aligning t...
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President Donald Trump has long said the goal of his trade policy is simply to get better deals for Americans. But as the trade war intensifies, it seems increasingly likely that his policies will lead to something more: a lasting break with China and a new alignment of global power.
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Tens of thousands of North Korean women and girls - some as young as 9 - are being trafficked into sexual slavery in China as they try to flee poverty and oppression in their homeland, experts on the ...
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WASHINGTON, May 13 — When he ran for president in 2016, Donald Trump delighted crowds with his harsh rhetoric on China.
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HANOI: 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 murd...
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A Vietnamese woman who spent more than two years in a Malaysian prison on suspicion of killing the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was released from jail and returned to Vietnam late y...
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HANOI: 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 murd...
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KUALA LUMPUR: After spending over two years in jail for the high-profile murder of Kim Jong-nam, Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong’s nightmare ended when she flew back to Hanoi, but not before writing her love letter to Malaysia.
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The accused in the murder of North Korean Kim Jong Nam could not thank Malaysians more for her early release from jail after she pleaded guilty to an alternative charge of voluntarily causing hurt to ...
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SEPANG: Doan Thi Huong, the Vietnamese woman initially accused of murdering Kim Jong-nam, the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, has penned a personal message thanking all the ...
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Lawyer Hisyam Teh Poh Teik read out a letter penned by Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong thanking the Malaysian government and many more for her release.
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PETALING JAYA: During her last night at the Kajang women's prison, Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong penned a heartfelt letter, thanking those responsible for securing her freedom.
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Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong, who escaped the gallows after she pleaded guilty to an alternative charge in the murder case of North Korean Kim Jong-nam has been released from Kajang prison in Selangor on...
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PUTRAJAYA: Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong, who escaped the gallows after she pleaded guilty to an alternative charge in the murder of North Korean Kim Jong-nam, is expected to take a flight home at 7.15pm on Friday (May 3).
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KUALA LUMPUR: A Vietnamese woman accused of assassinating the North Korean leader’s half-brother was freed from prison Friday, ending legal proceedings stemming from the killing despite criticism th...
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KUALA LUMPUR (May 3): A Vietnamese woman who spent more than two years in a Malaysian prison on suspicion of killing the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was freed on Friday, her lawyer...
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A Vietnamese woman who spent more than two years in a Malaysian prison on suspicion of killing the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was freed on Friday, her lawyer said.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong, who escaped the gallows after she pleaded guilty to an alternative charge in the murder case of North Korean Kim Jong-nam, has been released from prison on Friday morning (May 3).
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KUALA LUMPUR: A Vietnamese woman accused of assassinating the North Korean leader’s half-brother will be freed today, ending legal proceedings stemming from the shocking hit despite criticism that t...
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KUALA LUMPUR (AFP) - A Vietnamese woman accused of assassinating the North Korean leader's half-brother will be freed on Friday (May 3), ending legal proceedings stemming from the shocking hit despite...
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PETALING JAYA: A North Korean man, who was arrested in connection with the dramatic airport murder of Kim Jong Nam two years ago, has been living a normal life, with a new clip released by Al Jazeera ...
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KUALA LUMPUR (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong, who escaped the gallows after she pleaded guilty to an alternative charge in the murder of North Korean Kim Jong Nam, will be a f...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong, who escaped the gallows after she pleaded guilty to an alternative charge in the murder of North Korean Kim Jong-nam, will be a free woman come May 3.
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Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong, who escaped the gallows after she pleaded guilty to an alternative charge in the murder trial of North Korean Kim Jong-nam, will be a free woman come May 3.The 30-year-old i...
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Russian President Vladimir Putin held historic talks with North Korean supreme leader Kim Jong Un in Vladivostok, Russia on April 25.Kim, making his first trip to Russia as the leader, arrived at the ...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong, who escaped the gallows after she pleaded guilty to an alternative charge in the murder trial of North Korean Kim Jong-nam, will be a free woman come May 3.
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet in the Russian Pacific port of Vladivostok tomorrow to discuss the international standoff over Pyongyang's nuclear progra...
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US authorities have arrested a former US Marine who is a member of a group that allegedly raided the North Korean embassy in Madrid in February and stole electronics, two sources familiar with the arr...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Doan Thi Huong, 30, an accused in the murder of the elder brother of the North Korean leader, Kim Chol or Kim Jong-nam, will be freed on May 3, at the end of her term of imprisonment.
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KUALA LUMPUR (AFP): The 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 (April 13).
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Doan Thi Huong, 30, an accused in the murder of the elder brother of the North Korean leader will be freed on May 3, at the end of her term of imprisonment.
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KUALA LUMPUR (AFP) - 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 on Saturday (April 13).
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KUALA LUMPUR, April 13 ― 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 today.
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said the breakdown in talks with the United States has raised the risks of returning to past tensions, but he is only interested in meeting President Donald Trump again...
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PETALING JAYA: Fears have been expressed over the safety of the two women freed of a charge of murdering Kim Jong Nam, the half-brother of North Korean strongman Kim Jong Un, with experts warning that...
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SHAH ALAM: Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong who escaped the gallows after she pleaded guilty to an alternative charge in the murder trial of Kim Jong-nam may be released as early as next month.
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SEOUL: The spectacular assassination of the North Korean leader’s half-brother — smeared in the face with a banned nerve agent — made headlines around the world but two years later its organiser...
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SHAH ALAM: The High Court here today sentenced a Vietnamese woman to jail for three years and four months after she pleaded guilty to voluntarily causing hurt by dangerous means on North Korean leader...
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Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong, who previously faced the gallows for the murder of Kim Jong Nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, was sentenced at the Shah Alam High Court on Monday to...
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SHAH ALAM: A Vietnamese woman suspected of assassinating the North Korean leader’s half-brother accepted a lesser charge Monday and looks set to be freed soon, after her Indonesian co-accused was re...
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Vietnamese national Doan Thi Huong has pleaded guilty to a lesser charge of voluntarily causing hurt to the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Prosecutors had offered the defence an alte...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Prosecutors dropped a murder charge against a Vietnamese woman accused of killing the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un after she pleaded guilty to a lesser charge of causi...
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SHAH ALAM: The High Court here has sentenced Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong to three years and four months in jail after she pleaded guilty to a lesser charge of causing hurt to North Korean Kim Jong-nam.
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SHAH ALAM: Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong, who is implicated in the murder of North Korean Kim Jong-nam, also known as Kim Chol, pleaded guilty after the prosecution charged her with a lesser alternative charge that does not carry the mandatory death penalty.
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KUALA LUMPUR (April 1): Malaysian prosecutors dropped a murder charge against a Vietnamese woman accused of killing the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un after she pleaded guilty to a le...
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SHAH ALAM -The Vietnamese woman accused of murdering the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Monday (April 1) pleaded guilty to an alternative charge that carries a lighter se...
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SHAH ALAM, April 1 — A Vietnamese woman suspected of assassinating the North Korean leader’s half-brother accepted a lesser charge today and looks set to be freed soon, after her Indonesian co-acc...
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On the day that their talks in Hanoi collapsed last month, US President Donald Trump handed North Korean leader Kim Jong Un a piece of paper that included a blunt call for the transfer of Pyongyang's ...
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PUTRAJAYA (March 29): An Indonesian woman who has been freed after having been charged with the murder of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's half brother, Kim Jong Nam, is now seeking a full acquittal.
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Kuala Lumpur: A Vietnamese woman on trial for assassinating the North Korean leader’s half-brother is expected to learn next week whether her second bid for freedom has succeeded, her lawyer said Th...
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KUALA LUMPUR (AFP) - A Vietnamese woman on trial for assassinating the North Korean leader's half-brother is expected to learn next week whether her second bid for freedom has succeeded, her lawyer sa...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 28 — A Vietnamese woman on trial for assassinating the North Korean leader’s half-brother is expected to learn next week whether her second bid for freedom has succeeded, her l...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Liew Vui Keong told the Dewan Rakyat today that the attorney-general (AG) has the discretion to decide whether to drop charges, as was the c...
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PETALING JAYA: An Indonesian woman who was given a discharge not amounting to an acquittal for the murder of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s half-brother has filed an appeal in the Court of Appeal...
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 18): Malaysia’s top council of lawyers asked the attorney-general to explain the release of an Indonesian suspect in the murder of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un’s half-brothe...
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KUALA LUMPUR (BLOOMBERG) - Malaysia's top council of lawyers asked the Attorney-General to explain the release of an Indonesian suspect in the murder of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's half-brother,...
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IT was clear from the beginning that Indonesian Siti Aisyah and Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong were mere pawns in the murder of Kim Jong-nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. However, w...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Newly-elected president of the Malaysian Bar, Abdul Fareed Abdul Gafoor, said it would be good for Attorney-General Tommy Thomas to explain the decision to free Indonesian citizen Siti A...
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Newly minted Malaysian Bar president Abdul Fareed Abdul Gafoor wants Attorney-General Tommy Thomas to explain the different treatment given to the two women accused of murdering Kim Jong-Nam. This is ...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 16 — Attorney General Tommy Thomas should disclose why Indonesian Siti Aisyah was released from facing trial for the 2017 murder of Kim Jong-nam while a Vietnamese woman will con...
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PETALING JAYA: The Attorney General has the right to drop charges against Indonesian Siti Aisyah, said outgoing Malaysian Bar president George Varughese amid concerns of double standards towards her co-accused, Viet­­­­namese Doan Thi Huong.
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Vietnamese woman accused of the murder of Kim Chol or Kim Jong-nam, elder brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, underwent a physical and mental examination today at the Kuala L...
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KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): The Vietnamese woman accused of the murder of Kim Chol or Kim Jong-nam, half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, underwent a physical and mental examination on Friday (March 15) at the Kuala Lumpur Hospital.
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KUALA LUMPUR (March 15): The Vietnamese woman accused of the murder of Kim Chol or Kim Jong-nam, elder brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, underwent a physical and mental examination today at ...
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The Vietnamese woman accused of the murder of Kim Jong-Nam, the elder brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un, underwent a physical and mental examination today at the Kuala Lumpur Hospital.
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KUALA LUMPUR; A Vietnamese woman accused of murdering the North Korean leader’s half-brother was given a mental health check-up today, one day after she lost a release bid and broke down in court.
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KUALA LUMPUR (AFP) - A Vietnamese woman accused of murdering the North Korean leader's half-brother was given a mental health check-up Friday (March 15), a day after she lost a release bid and broke d...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 15 — The Vietnamese woman accused of the murder of Kim Chol or Kim Jong-nam, elder brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, underwent a physical and mental examination today a...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 15 — The Attorney General has the prerogative to drop charges against Siti Aisyah and continue the prosecution of Doan Thi Huong in Kim Jong-nam’s murder, the Malaysian Bar sai...
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PETALING JAYA: MCA stands with DAP's Ramkarpal Singh in questioning the Attorney General's (AG) decision to withdraw the case against Indonesian citizen Siti Aisyah, but not Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong in the murder case of Kim Jong-nam, says MCA spokesperson Chan Quin Er.
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SHAH ALAM: Vietnam will strive for the release of Doan Thi Huong, who is now the sole accused on trial for the murder of North Korean Kim Chol, after the Attorney General’s Chambers (AGC) rejected a letter of representation by Doan to have the murder charge dropped.
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The lawyers for Doan Thi Huong, the Vietnamese woman accused of murdering the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, have accused the Malaysian government of "discrimination" after...
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Vietnam has repeatedly called on Malaysia for a fair trial of one of its citizens accused of the murder of Kim Jong-nam, the half-brother of the North Korean leader, the southeast Asian nation's forei...
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Doan Thi Huong’s lawyer Hisyam Teh Poh Teik said they have asked for the court to allow a postponement as the Vietnamese suspect was not fit to take the stand.Doan’s lawyers also asked for the Att...
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HANOI (March 14): Vietnam has repeatedly called on Malaysia for a fair trial of one of its citizens accused of the murder of Kim Jong Nam, the half-brother of the North Korean leader, the southeast As...
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KUALA LUMPUR: An MP today hit out at the attorney-general’s (AG) decision to free Indonesian Siti Aisyah but not Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong of the charge of murdering Kim Jong Nam, calling it “mind...
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PETALING JAYA: As Indonesian Siti Aisyah was acquitted over the murder of Kim Jong-nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, Vietnamese suspect Doan Thi Huong should be accorded the same treatment, says Ramkarpal Singh.
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SHAH ALAM (March 14): A Vietnamese woman charged with assassinating the North Korean leader's half-brother lost her bid for immediate release Thursday as Malaysian authorities refused to drop a murder...
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KUALA LUMPUR, March 14 — Bukit Gelugor MP Ramkarpal Singh criticised as “mind-boggling” the attorney general’s decision to maintain charges against one suspect after freeing another in the cas...
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SHAH ALAM: While her co-accused Siti Aisyah is safely back home in Indonesia, Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong will remain on trial for the murder of Kim Jong Nam, the estranged half brother of North Korean ...
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SHAH ALAM: A Vietnamese woman accused of assassinating the North Korean leader’s half-brother is expected to learn today whether she will be freed, days after the shock release of her Indonesian co-...
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SHAH ALAM, March 14 — Vietnamese Doan Thi Huong will remain on trial for the murder of Kim Jong-nam as the attorney general (AG) dismissed her application for the charge to be dropped,  the High Co...
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SHAH ALAM, Malaysia: A Vietnamese woman accused of assassinating the North Korean leader's half-brother is expected to learn Thursday (Mar 14) whether she will be freed, days after the shock release ...
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SHAH ALAM (AFP) - A Vietnamese woman accused of assassinating the North Korean leader's half-brother is expected to learn on Thursday (March 14) whether she will be freed, days after the shock release...
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JOHOR BARU, March 14 — A Vietnamese woman accused of assassinating the North Korean leader’s half-brother is expected to learn today whether she will be freed, days after the shock release of her ...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The decision to proceed with or dismiss any charges against an accused person rests with the Attorney-General (AG), Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department (Law) Datuk Liew Vui Keo...